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Intervention in a ‘Divided World’: Axes of Legitimacy

Nathaniel Berman

in Human Rights, Intervention, and the Use of Force

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199552719
eISBN:
9780191721090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552719.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter analyses the legitimacy of international intervention in local conflicts. It argues for the rejection of the quest for an international community that would finally have achieved status ... More


East Michoacán from the Conquest to the Revolution

Matthew Butler

in Popular Piety and Political Identity in Mexico's Cristero Rebellion: Michoacán, 1927-29

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197262986
eISBN:
9780191734656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197262986.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the political, economic and cultural history of Michoacán, Mexico from the colonial period to the 1910 revolution. It argues that different processes of historical formation ... More


Alexandria

Luciano Canfora and Julian Stringer (eds)

in Julius Caesar: The People's Dictator

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748619368
eISBN:
9780748670734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748619368.003.0023
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

When Caesar reached Alexandria on 2 October 48 bc, he certainly did not expect to be greeted by the embalmed head of Pompey, but even less did he expect to be bogged down for all of nine months in a ... More


The Revolution in Provincial France: Aquitaine, 1789–1799

Alan Forrest

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206163
eISBN:
9780191676994
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206163.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book presents a provincial view of the French Revolution and assesses the experience of revolution across a broad swathe of south-western France, in an area which increasingly looked to Bordeaux ... More


Supporting Local Reconciliation: Lessons Learned Across the un System

Adam Day

in War and Peace in Somalia: National Grievances, Local Conflict and Al-Shabaab

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190947910
eISBN:
9780190055929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947910.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter offers lessons from a wide variety of UN engagements in local conflict settings. Although UN missions are generally tasked to respond to national and regional crises, these are often ... More


Exploitation of Natural Resources as a Driver of Conflict: Case Study on Mining in Baki District, Somaliland

Mohamed Abdi Omer and Mohamed Farah Hersi

in War and Peace in Somalia: National Grievances, Local Conflict and Al-Shabaab

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190947910
eISBN:
9780190055929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947910.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Local conflicts in Somalia have many sources, and the extraction of natural resources carries a risk of igniting new conflict or exacerbating old feuds. This chapter considers the case of a mining ... More


War and Peace in Somalia: National Grievances, Local Conflict and Al-Shabaab

Michael Keating and Matt Waldman (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190947910
eISBN:
9780190055929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947910.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

For the last thirty years Somalia has experienced violence and upheaval. Today, the international effort to help Somalis build a federal state and achieve stability is challenged by deep-rooted ... More


State-Building Amidst Conflict: The Urgency of Local Reconciliation

Najum Mushtaq

in War and Peace in Somalia: National Grievances, Local Conflict and Al-Shabaab

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190947910
eISBN:
9780190055929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947910.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter discusses the correlation between bottom-up local reconciliation and state-building in Somalia. It identifies key conflict actors in three regional states, and postulates general trends ... More


Local Reconciliation in Somalia: The Prospects for Sustainable Peace

Abukar Sanei and Mohamed A. Omar

in War and Peace in Somalia: National Grievances, Local Conflict and Al-Shabaab

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190947910
eISBN:
9780190055929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947910.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

The last Somali central government was overthrown in 1991 due to grievances among those who felt they were marginalized from the decision-making process. The same grievances have driven the civil war ... More


Tribes and Global Jihadism

Virginie Collombier and Olivier Roy (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190864545
eISBN:
9780190943271
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864545.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Across the Muslim world, from Iraq and Yemen, to Egypt and the Sahel, new alliances have been forged between the latest wave of violent Islamist groups –– including Islamic State and Boko Haram –– ... More


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