Post‐Conflict Peacebuilding

Roland Paris

in The Oxford Handbook on the United Nations

Published in print November 2008 | ISBN: 9780199560103
Published online September 2009 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Politics & International Relations

 Post‐Conflict Peacebuilding

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This article describes the trial-and-error experiments of helping fix war-torn countries in the 1990s. It identifies the principal features of peacebuilding operations during the end of the Cold War, and describes the main issues and controversies surrounding these missions. The article also examines the record of peacebuilding since the end of the Cold War.

Keywords: trial-and-error experiments; peacebuilding operations; Cold War; issues; controversies; record

Article.  8733 words. 

Subjects: Politics ; International Relations

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