Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

V. Lessons Learnt For Conflict Prevention

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This chapter briefly discusses the lessons learnt for conflict prevention. It distinguishes three different sorts of lessons learnt: (i) concept-related lessons, (ii) means-related lessons, and (iii) organisational lessons. The concept-related lessons take the actual conflict as their point of departure. They concentrate on the core of the conflict and on the scope of action of international actors. The means-related lessons focus mainly on the means utilised. These include the specific nature of the means available, and how they should be applied by international actors in a conflict region. The organisational lessons concentrate more on technical and administrative issues that ensure the prompt and effective use of conflict prevention tools. Taking these lessons into account may help to reduce the dynamics of a conflict or minimise the probability that a conflict erupts into a crisis or war.

Keywords: concept-related lessons; conflict prevention; international actors; means-related lessons; organisational lessons

10.1163/ej.9789004171404.i-174.26
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004171404.i-174.26
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Peace Lost: The Failure of Conflict Prevention in Kosovo — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation