By Roos Haer
This publication examines even if modifications within the organizational constitution of armed teams form styles of human rights violations in civil wars.
Since the tip of global battle II, civil wars were characterised via super excessive numbers of civilian casualties. although, the precise volume of civilian anguish varies throughout time, clash, and geographic area. lately, a brand new strand of analysis has emerged, essentially occupied with learning the dynamics underlying the adaptation in civilian abuse through reading the features of the armed teams and the way those features impact the armed teams’ behaviour in the direction of the civilian inhabitants.
With connection with principal-agent thought and knowledge at the organizational constitution of greater than 70 armed teams energetic world wide from 1989 onwards, the author’s research services either at the point of the armed team and at the point of the person through own interviews with warring parties.
Offering a special perception into how components equivalent to recruitment tools, hierarchy and organizational dedication may well have an effect on the chance of civilian abuse by means of fighters, this e-book could be of a lot curiosity to scholars of political violence, civil wars, conflict and clash reviews, protection reports and IR in general.
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Armed Group Structure and Violence in Civil Wars: The Organizational Dynamics of Civilian Killing (Routledge Studies in Civil Wars and Intra-State Conflict) by Roos Haer