Costly Democracy: Peacebuilding and Democratization After by Christoph Zürcher,Carrie Manning,Kristie D. Evenson,Rachel

By Christoph Zürcher,Carrie Manning,Kristie D. Evenson,Rachel Hayman,Sarah Riese,Nora Roehner

Peacebuilding is an interactive procedure that comprises collaboration among peacebuilders and the effective elites of a postwar society. whereas some of the most renowned assumptions of the peacebuilding literature asserts that the pursuits of family elites and peacebuilders coincide, Costly Democracy contends that they hardly align.
It finds that, whereas household elites in postwar societies may possibly wish the assets that peacebuilders can carry, they can be much less desirous to undertake democracy, believing that democratic reforms may perhaps endanger their sizeable pursuits. The ebook deals comparative analyses of modern situations of peacebuilding to deepen realizing of postwar democratization and higher clarify why peacebuilding missions frequently carry peace—but seldom democracy—to war-torn countries.

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