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By Göran Gunner,Kjell-Åke Nordquist

ISBN-10: 1498259847

ISBN-13: 9781498259842

ISBN-10: 1610972724

ISBN-13: 9781610972727

In an international the place armed clash, repression, and authoritarian rule are too widespread, human rights and peace-building current key ideas and agendas for the worldwide and native fight for peace and development.

But are those agendas congruent? Do they help one another? Many companies, states, and members have skilled how priorities of 1 time table create friction with the opposite. for example, are justice and reconciliation incompatible ambitions? If no longer, do they bring about counteracting projects? How can neighborhood and foreign actors enhance aid to societies that seek a fashion out of violence and repression with out violating common ethical criteria, in a less than perfect and resource-scarce situation?

This examine departs from the view that either human rights and peace-building are agendas with particular and designated contributions. that allows you to care for overlapping claims that the 2 agendas occasionally formulate, in either clash and post-conflict events, this examine indicates particular ways so one can create synergy results of time table cooperation.

"This is a superb ebook that reaches past highbrow niceties which are frequently faraway from the real-life social and financial matters of the sufferers of violence and abuse in several elements of the realm. It attracts on 5 case reviews (Colombia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Guatemala, Palestine, and Timor-Leste), the place the lives of individuals are torn aside by way of lasting oppression, greed, slaughter, and generational defeat. It ponders reasonable ideas to what are usually perceived as insurmountable difficulties, which require international locations to take on the key dilemmas dealing with post-conflict societies. Goran Gunner and Kjell-Ake-Nordquist remind us that sustainable balance calls for this dilemma--likely and unlikely--to be resolved."
-Charles Villa-Vicencio
Senior learn Fellow
Institute for Justice and Reconciliation in Cape city, South Africa

"This e-book skillfully demonstrates that there's no lasting peace with out recognize of human rights. Peace and justice need to be pursued as at the same time as attainable. in reality, peace improvement and human rights are indivisible. the earlier the realm realizes this, the more secure it's going to be."
-Jan Eliasson
Former President of the United international locations common Assembly
Minister for overseas Affairs, Sweden

Göran Gunner is affiliate Professor in venture reviews, Uppsala collage, and Researcher at Church of Sweden study Unit, Uppsala. Dr Gunner can be Senior Lecturer at Stockholm college of Theology, Stockholm, Sweden.

Kjell-Åke Nordquist is affiliate Professor in Peace and clash examine, Uppsala college, and traveling Professor and Head of analysis software on Human Rights and Peace-Building, Stockholm tuition of Theology, Stockholm, Sweden.

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