International conflict mediation : new approaches and findings / edited by Jacob Bercovitch and Scott Sigmund Gartner

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Subjects: Conflict management--International cooperation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
Series: Security and conflict management 3
Security and conflict management 3
LC Classification: J, JZ
Physical Description: xvii, 311 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of figures
List of tables
1. New approaches, methods and findings in the study of mediation / Jacob Bercovitch, Scott Sigmund Gartner 1
Pt. I. Mediation strategy 17
2. Is there method in the madness of mediation? Some lessons for mediators from quantitative studies of mediation / Jacob Bercovitch, Scott Sigmund Gartner 19
3. Third-party intermediaries and negotiated settlements, 1946-2000 / Derrick V. Frazier, William J. Dixon 43
Pt. II. Mediator type 67
4. Credibility and strategy in international mediation / Zeev Maoz, Lesley G. Terris 69
5. Mediator types and the effectiveness of information-provision strategies in the resolution of international conflict / Burgu Savun 96
6. Guaranteeing peace: the credibility of third-party mediators in civil wars / Isak Svensson 115
7. Choosing sides: UN resolutions and non-neutrality / Michelle Benson, Nil S. Satana 135
Pt. III. Dispute and crisis types 157
8. Softening up: making conflicts more amenable to diplomacy / J. Michael Greig, Paul F. Diehl 159
9. Power play: mediation in symmetric and asymmetric international crises / David Quinn, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, Kathleen Smarick, Victor Asal 187
10. Protracted conflict and crisis mediation: a contingency approach / David Garment, Ylagadeesen Samy, Souleima El Achkar 216
Pt. IV. The conflict management environment 241
11. Practicing democratic community norms: third-party conflict management and successful settlements / Sara McLaughlin Mitchell, Kelly M. Kadera, Mark J. G. Grescenzi 243
12. Philippine and Taiwanese legal mediation / James A. Wall, Wan Yan, Tsungtinc Chung, Daniel Druckman 265
Pt. V. Data 285
13. Conflict and Mediation Event Observations (CAMEO): an event data framework for a post-Cold War world / Deborah J. Gerner, Philip A. Schrodt, Omur Yilmaz 287
Index 305
Additional Authors: Bercovitch, Jacob
Gartner, Scott Sigmund, 1963-
Notes: LCCN: 2008026161
ISBN: 9780415453097 (hardback)
ISBN: 0415453097 (hardback)
ISBN: 9780203885130 (ebook)
ISBN: 0203885139 (ebook)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 166383060
ISBN/ISSN: 9780415453097