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Constituting Transitions: Options, Drivers and Dilemmas

Constituting Transitions: Options, Drivers and Dilemmas Rob Forster (PSRP) and Christine Bell (PSRP), Edinburgh, Association of Human Rights Institutes, 8 September 2018, link to presentation. Return to Multimedia Forum.

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Political Power-sharing and Inclusion: Peace and Transition Processes

Political Power-sharing and Inclusion: Peace and Transition Processes Citation: Download the PA-X report. Summary and key findings: This report sets out how peace negotiations and peace agreements formalize political power-sharing arrangements, using data from the PA-X database (www.peaceagreements.org). In particular, it aims to consider the tensions between the inclusion of political and military elites in […]

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Economic Power-sharing, Conflict Resolution and Development in Peace Negotiations and Agreements

Economic Power-sharing, Conflict Resolution and Development in Peace Negotiations and Agreements Citation: Download the PA-X report. Summary and key recommendations: This research report argues that there is a tension between the group accommodation ambitions of economic power-sharing, and economic reform focused on creating a broader social contract capable of delivering public goods. For peace and […]

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Women in Peace Agreements: An Analysis of the PA-X Dataset

Women in Peace Agreements: An Analysis of the PA-X Dataset Kevin McNicholl and Christine Bell, Gender Workshop, 21 March 2018 University of Ulster, Jordanstown, link to presentation. A shorter version of this presentation was also presented at ECPR in Hamburg, 23 August 2018 on the panel: Mixed- And Multi-Methods Design to Studying Conflict And Political […]

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The Role of Human Rights in Peace Settlements – A Twenty-Five Year History. Northern Ireland’s Past and Current Struggles in Global Perspective

 

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What do we talk about when we talk about Political Settlements

 

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Women, Peace And Security – Research Agendas

Security and Inclusivity in Peace Agreements: Introducing the New Peace Agreement Dataset

Security and Inclusivity in Peace Agreements: Introducing the New Peace Agreement Dataset Bell, C., Badanjak S. and Forster, R., 24 June 2017, EPSA Annual Conference in Milan, Italy             Return to Multimedia Forum.

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Navigating Inclusion in Peace Settlements, Human Rights and the Creation of the Common Good

Navigating Inclusion in Peace Settlements, Human Rights and the Creation of the Common Good Bell, C. lead author (2017) Sections of this report were co-authored with Rachel Anderson, Robert Forster, Max Jaede, Astrid Jamar, Sean Molloy, Jan Pospisil, Asanga Welikala, and Laura Wise, all of whom are researchers associated with the Political Settlements Research Programme. […]

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Contending with the Past: Transitional Justice and Political Settlement Processes

Contending with the Past: Transitional Justice and Political Settlement Processes Bell, C. (2017) Abstract: The chapter addresses the difficulties in designing and implementing transitional justice in societies attempting to move on from conflict. It does so in part to show how transitional justice mechanisms in transitions from conflict differ from those in transitions from authoritarianism, […]

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