The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations

Hardcover | August 9, 2015

EditorJoachim Koops, Norrie Macqueen, Thierry Tardy

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The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations provides an innovative, authoritative, and accessible examination and critique of all 67 United Nations peacekeeping operations launched between 1948 and 2013.Since the late 1940s, but particularly since the end of the cold war, peacekeeping has been the most visible and one of the most important activities of the United Nations and a significant part of global security governance and conflict management. The volume offers a chapter-by-chapterchronological analysis, designed to provide a comprehensive overview that highlights the evolution, changing nature and overall impact of UN peacekeeping. It also includes a collection of thematic chapters that examine key issues such as major trends of peace operations, the link betweenpeacekeeping, humanitarian interventions and the responsibility to protect, peacekeeping and international law, the UN's inter-organizational partnerships and how to evaluate success or failure. This handbook brings together leading scholars and senior practitioners in order to provide a comprehensive assessment of the successes, failures and lessons learned of UN peacekeeping since 1948. This is a unique reference book for scholars and practitioners working in the field of internationalrelations, international security, peacekeeping and global governance.

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The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations provides an innovative, authoritative, and accessible examination and critique of all 67 United Nations peacekeeping operations launched between 1948 and 2013.Since the late 1940s, but particularly since the end of the cold war, peacekeeping has been the most visible and one...

Joachim A. Koops is Associate Professor of Political Science at Vesalius College, Free University of Brussels (VUB) and Academic Director of the European Peace and Security Studies (EPSS) Programme and the Executive Course in Global Risk Analysis and Crisis Management (GRACM). He is also Research Professor at the VUB's Institute for Eu...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:944 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 2.25 inPublished:August 9, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Joachim A. Koops, Norrie MacQueen, Thierry Tardy, and Paul D. Williams: Introduction: The United Nations and PeacekeepingPART I: Concepts and Perspectives1. Alex J. Bellamy and Paul D. Williams: Trends in Peace Operations, 1947-20132. Nigel D. White: Peacekeeping and International Law3. Joachim A. Koops and Thierry Tardy: The United Nations' Inter-Organizational Relations in Peacekeeping4. Thomas G. Weiss: Peace Operations and Humanitarian Interventions5. Paul F. Diehl and Daniel Druckman: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Peace Operations: Addressing the ChallengesPART II: UN Peacekeeping Operations - 1948-2013Section 1: Early Experiences - 1948-1963Joachim A. Koops, Norrie MacQueen, Thierry Tardy, and Paul D. Williams: Introduction: Early Experiences: 1948-19636. Andrew Gregory Theobald: The United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO)7. Christy Shucksmith and Nigel D. White: United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP)8. Paul F. Diehl: First United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF I)9. Ana Mesquita and Nigel D. White: United Nations Observation Group in Lebanon (UNOGIL)10. Jane Boulden: United Nations Operation in the Congo (ONUC)11. Norrie MacQueen: United Nations Security Force in West New Guinea (UNSF)12. Norrie MacQueen: United Nations Yemen Observation Mission (UNYOM)Section 2: Cold War Peacekeeping - 1964-1987Joachim A. Koops, Norrie MacQueen, Thierry Tardy, and Paul D. Williams: Introduction: Cold War Peacekeeping: 1964-198713. Jan Asmussen: United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP)14. Bernardo Rodrigues dos Santos: Mission of the Representative of the Secretary-General in the Dominican Republic (DOMREP)15. P.K. Singh: United Nations India-Pakistan Observation Mission (UNIPOM)16. Paul F. Diehl: Second United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF II)17. Peter Rudloff and Paul F. Diehl: United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF)18. Alexandra Novosseloff: United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL I)Section 3: Post-Cold War Peacekeeping - 1988-1998Joachim A. Koops, Norrie MacQueen, Thierry Tardy, and Paul D. Williams: Introduction Post-Cold War Peacekeeping: 1988-199819. Adam Baczko and Gilles Dorronsoro: United Nations Good Offices Mission in Afghanistan and Pakistan (UNGOMAP)20. Sahahedul Anam Khan: United Nations Iran-Iraq Military Observer Group (UNIIMOG)21. Caroline Guyot and Alex Vines: United Nations Angola Verification Mission I (UNAVEM I)22. Lise Howard: United Nations Transition Assistance Group (UNTAG - Namibia)23. Joachim A. Koops: United Nations Observer Group in Central America (ONUCA)24. Jan Bury: United Nations Iraq-Kuwait Observation Mission (UNIKOM)25. Anna Theofilopoulou: United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO)26. Caroline Guyot and Alex Vines: United Nations Angola Verification Mission II and III (UNAVEM II and III)27. Lise Howard: United Nations Observer Mission in El Salvador (ONUSAL)28. Benny Widyono: United Nations Advance Mission in Cambodia (UNAMIC)29. Thierry Tardy: United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR - Croatia)30. Thierry Tardy: United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR - Bosnia-Herzegovina)31. Benny Widyono: United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia (UNTAC)32. Paul D. Williams: United Nations Operation in Somalia I (UNOSOM I)33. Mats Berdal: United Nations Operation in Mozambique (ONUMOZ)34. Paul D. Williams: United Nations Operation in Somalia II (UNOSOM II)35. Bruno Coppieters: United Nations Observer Mission in Georgia (UNOMIG)36. Kathleen Jennings: United Nations Observer Mission in Liberia (UNOMIL)37. Linda Melvern: United Nations Observer Mission Uganda-Rwanda (UNOMUR) and United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda I (UNAMIR I)38. Linda Melvern: United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda II (UNAMIR II)39. Hubertus Jurgenliemk and Joachim A. Koops: United Nations Aouzou Strip Observer Group (UNASOG)40. Joachim A. Koops: United Nations Mission of Observers in Tajikistan (UNMOT)41. Thierry Tardy: United Nations Preventive Deployment Force (UNPREDEP - Macedonia)42. Thierry Tardy: United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH)43. Richard Gowan: United Nations Transitional Administration for Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Sirmium (UNTAES) and UN Civilian Police Support Group in Croatia (UNPSG)44. Richard Gowan: United Nations Mission of Observers in Prevlaka (UNMOP)45. Antonio Ramalho and Danilo Marcondes de Souza Neto: United Nations Mission in Haiti (UNMIH)46. Maira Siman and Vahan Galoumian: United Nations Support Mission in Haiti (UNSMIH)47. Amy Ross: United Nations Verification Mission in Guatemala (MINUGUA)48. Caroline Guyot and Alex Vines: United Nations Observer Mission in Angola (MONUA)49. Blanca Antonini: United Nations Transition Mission in Haiti (UNTMIH)50. Blanca Antonini: United Nations Civilian Police Mission in Haiti (MIPONUH)51. Romain Esmenjaud: United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic (MINURCA)52. 'Funmi Olonisakin: United Nations Observer Mission in Sierra Leone (UNOMSIL)Section 4: Peacekeeping in the Twenty-First Century - 1999-2013Joachim A. Koops, Norrie MacQueen, Thierry Tardy, and Paul D. Williams: Introduction: Peacekeeping in the Twenty-First Century: 1999-201353. Richard Caplan: United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK)54. 'Funmi Olonisakin: United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL)55. Norrie MacQueen: United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor (UNTAET)56. Alan Doss: United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUC)57. Patrick Cammaert and Andreas Sugar: United Nations Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea (UNMEE)58. Norrie MacQueen: United Nations Mission of Support in East Timor (UNMISET)59. Kathleen Jennings: United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL)60. Alexandra Novosseloff: United Nations Operation in Cote d'Ivoire (UNOCI)61. Nicolas Lemay-Hebert: United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH)62. Arthur Boutellis: United Nations Operation in Burundi (ONUB)63. Wibke Hansen: United Nations Mission in Sudan (UNMIS)64. Norrie MacQueen: United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT)65. Alexandra Novosseloff: Expanded United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL II)66. David Lanz: African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID)67. John Karlsrud: United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic and Chad I and II (MINURCAT I and II)68. Alan Doss: United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO)69. Holger Osterrieder, Johannes Lehne, and Vladimir Kmec: United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA)70. Diana Felix da Costa and Cedric de Coning: United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS)71. Richard Gowan and Tristan Dreisbach: United Nations Supervision Mission in Syria (UNSMIS)72. Walter Lotze: United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in Mali (MINUSMA)