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Conflict, Inequality and Ethnicity

Understanding Collective Political Violence

Editors: Guichaoua, Y. (Ed.)

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Understanding Collective Political Violence offers a unique view on contemporary processes of violent political mobilization across continents: Africa, Latin America, South East Asia and the Middle East. It pays particular attention to unconventional combatants such as women or children and details the drivers of their violent engagement.

About the authors

ANA M. ARJONA Postdoctoral Researcher at Columbia University, USA MAGALI CHELPI-DEN HAMER Research Fellow at the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR), University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands FRÉDÉRIC DEYCARD Completed his Ph.D. in Political Science at the Centre of Africa Studies, University of Bordeaux, France LUISA MARIA DIETRICH ORTEGA Doctorate Candidate in Political Science at the University of Vienna, Austria LAURENT GAYER Research Fellow at the French National Centre of Academic Research (CNRS), currently posted at the Centre of Humanities (CSH), Delhi, India KONE GNANGADJOMON Doctoral Student in Sociology at the University of Bouaké, Côte d'Ivoire, and Research Associate at the Swiss Centre of Academic Research in Côte d'Ivoire (CSRS-CI) FRANCISCO GUTIERREZ SANIN Researcher at the Institute of Political Science and International Relations of the National University of Colombia, USA JASON HART Lecturer in International Development at the University of Bath and Research Associate at the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, UK STATHIS KALYVAS Arnold Wofers Professor of Political Science at Yale University, USA SEEMA SHEKHAWAT Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Mumbai, India FRANCES STEWART Emeritus Professor of Development Economics and Director of the Centre for Research on Inequality, Human Security and Ethnicity (CRISE) at the University of Oxford, UK.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Introduction: Individual Drivers of Collective Violence and the Dynamics of Armed Groups

    Pages 1-18

    Guichaoua, Yvan

  • Militarized Youth in Western Côte d’Ivoire: Who Are They? Why Did They Fight?

    Pages 21-45

    Hamer, Magali Chelpi-den

  • Political Cultures and Tuareg Mobilizations: Rebels of Niger, from Kaocen to the Mouvement des Nigériens pour la Justice

    Pages 46-64

    Deycard, Frédéric

  • The Mobilization of Children: What’s the Difference?

    Pages 65-83

    Hart, Jason

  • Gendered Patterns of Mobilization and Recruitment for Political Violence, Experiences from Three Latin American Countries

    Pages 84-104

    Ortega, Luisa Maria Dietrich

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Understanding Collective Political Violence
Editors
  • Y. Guichaoua
Series Title
Conflict, Inequality and Ethnicity
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-34831-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230348318
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-28546-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-33060-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 291
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