Publications 2009

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Benjaminsen, Tor Arve; Jumanne Moshi Abdallah & Faustin P. Maganga (2009) The Kilosa Killings: Political Ecology of a Farmer–Herder Conflict in Tanzania, Development and Change 40(3): 423–445.
Cederman, Lars-Erik; Halvard Buhaug & Jan Ketil Rød (2009) Ethno-Nationalist Dyads and Civil War: A GIS-Based Analysis, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(4): 496–525.
Chiozza, Giacomo; Hein Goemans & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2009) Introducing Archigos: A Dataset of Political Leaders, Journal of Peace Research 46(2): 269–283.
Cunningham, David; Idean Salehyan & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2009) It Takes Two: A Dyadic Analysis of Civil War Duration and Outcome, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(4): 570–597.
de Soysa, Indra & Hanne Fjelde (2009) Coercion, Co-optation, or Cooperation? State Capacity and the Risk of Civil War, 1961–2004, Conflict Management and Peace Science 26(1): 5–25.
de Soysa, Indra & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2009) The Devil's Excrement as Social Cement: Natural Resources and Political Terror, 1980–2002, International Social Science Journal 57(1): 21–32.
de Soysa, Indra & Silja Eriksen (2009) A Fate Worse Than Debt? International Financial Institutions and Human Rights, 1981–2003, Journal of Peace Research 46(4): 485–503.
de Soysa, Indra & Tor Georg Jakobsen (2009) Give Me Liberty, or Give Me Death! State Repression, Ethnic Grievance and Civil War, 1981–2004, Civil Wars 11(2): 137–157.
de Soysa, Indra; Thomas Jackson & Christin Marsh Ormhaug (2009) Does Globalization Profit the Small Arms Bazaar?, International Interactions 35(1): 85–105.
Dupuy, Kendra & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2009) Using Power-Sharing to Win a War: The Implementation of the Lomé Agreement in Sierra Leone, Africa Spectrum 44(3): 87–107.
Fjelde, Hanne (2009) Buying Peace? Oil Wealth, Corruption and Civil War, 1985-99, Journal of Peace Research 46(2): 199–218.
Gates, Scott & Christopher K. Butler (2009) Asymmetry, Parity, and (Civil) War: Can International Theories of Power Help Us Understand Civil War?, International Interactions 35(3): 330–340.
Gates, Scott; Halvard Buhaug & Päivi Lujala (2009) Geography, Rebel Capability, and the Duration of Civil Conflict, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(4): 544–569.
Girardin, Luc; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Lars-Erik Cederman (2009) Ethnonationalist Triads: Assessing the Influence of Kin Groups on Civil Wars, World Politics 61(3): 403–437.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter & Ragnhild Nordås (2009) Climate Change and Conflict: A Critical Overview, Die Friedens-Warte 84(2): 11–28.
Hegre, Håvard & Clionadh Raleigh (2009) Population Size, Concentration, and Civil War: A Geographically Disaggregated Analysis, Political Geography 28(4): 224–238.
Hegre, Håvard (2009) Trade Dependence or Size Dependence?: The Gravity Model of Trade and the Liberal Peace, Conflict Management and Peace Science 26(1): 26–45.
Jensen, Peter Sandholt & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2009) Rain, Growth and Civil War: The Importance of Location, Defence and Peace Economics 20(5): 359–372.
Lujala, Päivi (2009) Deadly Combat over Natural Resources: Gems, Petroleum, Drugs, and the Severity of Armed Civil Conflict, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(1): 50–71.
Neumayer, Eric & Thomas Plümper (2009) Famine Mortality, Rational Political Inactivity, and International Food Aid, World Development 37(1): 50–61.
Neumayer, Eric & Thomas Plümper (2009) International Terrorism and the Clash of Civilizations, British Journal of Political Science 39(4): 711–734.
Neumayer, Eric (2009) A New Moral Hazard? Military Intervention, Peacekeeping and Ratification of the International Criminal Court, Journal of Peace Research 46(5): 659–670.
Nordås, Ragnhild; Gudrun Østby & Jan Ketil Rød (2009) Regional Inequalities and Civil Conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa, International Studies Quarterly 53(2): 301–324.
Nygård, Håvard Mokleiv (2009) Trekantdramaet mellom Israel, Iran og Hezbollah [The Israel - Iran - Hezbollah Threesome], Babylon 7(2): 66–87.
Østby, Gudrun; Håvard Hegre & Clionadh Raleigh (2009) Poverty and Civil War Events: A Disaggregated Study of Liberia, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(4): 298–623.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2009) Reconfiguring the Polis, Reconceptualizing Rights: Individual Rights and the Irony of History in Central and Southeastern Europe, Perspectives on European Politics and Society 10(1): 87–100.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2009) The Meaning of Yugoslav History, Slovene Studies 31(2): 139–148.
Roy, Kaushik (2009) Military Loyalty in the Colonial Context: A Case Study of the Indian Army during World War II, The Journal of Military History 73(2): 497–529.
Roy, Kaushik (2009) Science of Siege Warfare in India During the Great Mutiny: 1857-58, Indian Journal of History of Science 44(1): 73–94.
Rustad, Siri Aas; Ragnhild Nordås; Vera Achvarina & Gudrun Østby (2009) Armut und die Rekrutierung von Kindersoldaten: Neue Evidenz aus einer disaggregierten Analyse der afrikanischen Regionen [Poverty and Child Soldier Recruitment: A Disaggregated Study of African Regions], Politische Vierteljahresschrift Sonderhefte 43: 386–413.

PhD Thesis

Fjelde, Hanne (2009) Sins of Omission and Commission: The Quality of Government and Civil Conflict. PhD thesis, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University.


Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2009) Social Networks and Migration in Wartime Afghanistan. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2009) Tri Jugoslavije. Izgradja drzave i izazov legitimacije, 1918-2005 [The three Yugoslavias. State-building and Legitimation, 1918-2005]. Zagreb: Golden Marketing.
Roy, Kaushik (2009) The Oxford Companion to Modern Warfare in India. New Delhi; Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press.
Salehyan, Idean (2009) Rebels Without Borders: Transnational Insurgencies in World Politics. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Book Chapter

de Soysa, Indra & Jo Jakobsen (2009) Rewards of Freedom: Democracy and the Inflow of Foreign Direct Investment, in Capitalism, Democracy and the Prevention of War and Poverty. Milton Park: Routledge (86–107).
de Soysa, Indra; Jennifer L. Bailey & Eric Neumayer (2009) Free to Squander? Democracy and Sustainable Development, 1975–2000, in Global Environmental Change and Human Security. Cambridge: (261–290).
de Soysa, Indra; Margit Bussmann & John R. Oneal (2009) Globalization and Income Inequality in the Developing World, in New Frontiers in Comparative Sociology. Leiden: BRILL (351–378).
Fjelde, Hanne & Håvard Hegre (2009) Democratization and Post-Conflict Transitions, in Jonathan Wilkenfeld, ed., Peace and Conflict 2010. University of Maryland and Boulder: The Center for International Development and Conflict Management (CIDCM) (79–90).
Gleditsch, Nils Petter; Håvard Hegre & Håvard Strand (2009) Democracy and Civil War, in Handbook of War Studies III. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press (155–192).
Hegre, Håvard & Hanne Fjelde (2009) Post-Conflict Democracy and Conflict Recurrence, in Jonathan Wilkenfeld, ed., Peace and Conflict 2010. Boulder: Paradigm Publishers (79–90).
Ormhaug, Christin Marsh (2009) Maternal Health in the Aftermath of Civil Conflict, in Bergen: .
Ramet, Sabrina P. & Ola Listhaug (2009) Ethnic Minorities in Serbia, in Serbia Matters: Domestic Reforms and European Integration. Baden-baden: (157–164).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2009) Jugoslovenska kriza i zapad: Izbegavajuci 'Vijetnam' zalutali u 'Abisiniju' [The Yugoslav Crisis and the West: Avoiding 'Vietnam' and Blundering into 'Abyssinia'], in Zid je mrtav, ziveli zidovi!. Belgrade: (129–158).
Roy, Kaushik (2009) Norms of war in Hinduism, in Gregory M. Reichberg, ed., World Religions and Norms of War. Tokyo: United Nations University Press (30–59).
Roy, Kaushik (2009) The Army in India in Mesopotamia From 1916 to 1918: Tactics, Technology and Logistics Reconsidered, in 1917: Beyond the Western Front. Leiden: BRILL (131–158).
Roy, Kaushik (2009) The Logistics of Victory: Punjab and Supplying the British-India Army during the 1857-59 Uprising, in Uprising of 1857: Perspectives and Peripheries. Kolkata, India: The Asiatic Society (262–293).

Edited Volume

Katzenstein, Peter J.; & Jeffrey T. Checkel, eds, (2009) European Identity. Cambridge. Contemporary European Politics.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (ed.) (2009) Nezavisna Drzava Hrvatska 1941-1945 [The Independent State of Croatia 1941-1945]. Zagreb.

Non-refereed Journal Article

Cederman, Lars-Erik & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2009) Introduction to Special Issue on “Disaggregating Civil War”, Journal of Conflict Resolution 53(4): 487–495.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter & Henrik Urdal (2009) Svar til Neumann [Reply to Neumann], Internasjonal Politikk 67(2): 309–.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2009) Albania — Then and Now, European History Quarterly 39(1): 106–116.
Reich, Simon & Scott Gates (2009) Think Again: Child Soldiers, Foreign Policy.
Urdal, Henrik; Håvard Strand; Halvard Buhaug; Scott Gates & Håvard Hegre (2009) Nils Petter Gleditsch: A Lifetime Achiever, European Political Science 8(1): 79–89.

Popular Article

Benjaminsen, Tor Arve (2009) Samarbeid om knappe ressurser [Cooperation over scarce resources], Aftenposten, 10 December.
Buhaug, Halvard (2009) Konflikter i bevegelser [Conflicts in Transition], Forsvarets Forum, 1 July.
Gates, Scott & Simon Reich (2009) Sannheten om barnesoldater [The Truth about Child Soldiers], Dagbladet, 12 June.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2009) Fra opprørere til statsstøtter? [From Rebels to Pillars of the State?], Dagbladet, 20 November.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2009) Krenkende kritikk [Injurious Criticism], Dagbladet, 27 November.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2009) Mappene våre [Our Files], Rettferd og politikk. Festskrift til Hilde Bojer, 18 December.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2009) Obama og Afghanistans trøblete nabolag [Obama and Afghanistan's Troublesome Neighborhood], Forsvarets Forum, 15 January.
Paasche, Erlend (2009) Flåsete om verdens ondskap [Flippant about the Evil of the World], Morgenbladet, 2 January.

Master Thesis

Gomsrud, Lars Seland (2009) Market Capitalism and Interstate War. Limits to Universality in International Relations. MA thesis, Sociology and Political Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).
Krampe, Florian (2009) Changing Identity - Belligerents Transformation towards Reconciliation. An explorative study on Zimbabwe and South Africa. MA thesis, Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University.
Vermeij, Lotte (2009) Children of Rebellion : Socialization of Child Soldiers within the Lord's Resistance Army. MA thesis, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Oslo.

Conference Paper

Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Kendra Dupuy (2009) Power Sharing and the Civil War in Sierra LeoneGIGA Hamburg, Germany, 2 October.
Buhaug, Halvard & Henrik Urdal (2009) Will Climate Change Lead to more Urban Violence? Urbanization, Urban Environmental Problems, and Social Disorder in Cities, presented at 50th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, New York, NY, 15–18 February.
Buhaug, Halvard; Helge Holtermann; Gudrun Østby & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2009) Poverty, Inequality, and Conflict: Using Within-Country Variation to Evaluate Competing Hypotheses, presented at 50th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, New York, NY, 15–18 February.
Cunningham, David & Douglas Lemke (2009) Distinctions Without Differences?: Comparing Civil and Interstate Wars, presented at American Political Science Association, Toronto, Ontario, 5 September.
Cunningham, David; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Idean Salehyan (2009) The Enemy of My Enemy Deserves My Support: Transnational Support for Insurgent Groups, presented at American Political Science Association, Toronto, Ontario, 4 September.
Gates, Scott; Halvard Buhaug; Åshild Falch & Siri Aas Rustad (2009) Subnational Variation in Civil Conflict Risk, presented at 50th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, New York, NY, 15–18 February.
Gates, Scott; Lars Seland Gomsrud & Håvard Strand (2009) Surviving the Capitalist Peace: Leaders' Incentives and Economic FreedomPotsdam, Germany, 10 September.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2009) Updating the Battle Deaths DatasetMarrakech, 27 September.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg & Sarah Lischer (2009) Refugee Return and Violence: An Analytical FrameworkNew York, NY, 17 February.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2009) Afghanistan: Domestic and Regional DimensionsBergen, 31 March.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2009) Repatriation and ViolenceMigration Policy Institute, Washington DC, 26 March.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2009) The Near Diaspora: What is Special About Refugee Mobilization?Center for Global Studies, George Mason University, Washington, DC, 28 March.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2009) The Transnationalization of the TalibanCentre for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn, 28 February.
Malmberg, Bo & Henrik Urdal (2009) Demography and the Changing Global Geography of Internal Armed ConflictNew York, NY, 15–18 February.
Nordås, Ragnhild & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2009) IPCC and the Climate-Conflict NexusNew York, NY, 15 February.
Ormhaug, Christin Marsh (2009) The Impact of Civil Conflicts on Maternal Health Care in Sub Saharan AfricaUniversity of Agder, Kristiansand, 24 November.
Rustad, Siri Aas; Philippe Le Billon & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2009) Do Resource-Related Peacebuilding Initiatives Build Peace?, presented at International Studies Association Convention, New York, NY, 15–18 February.
Tollefsen, Andreas Forø (2009) Predictive Probabilistic Modeling of Conflicts using Geographical Information SystemsAmsterdam, 29 June.
Tollefsen, Andreas Forø (2009) Predictive Probabilistic Modeling of ConflictsChapel Hill, NC, 21 November.

PRIO Paper

Falch, Åshild (2009) Towards Durable Democracy in Burundi? An Assessment of the Promise and Pitfalls of Democratization in Burundi, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.
Falch, Åshild (2009) Vers une démocratie durable au Burundi? Une évaluation des promesses et écueils du processus de démocratisation au Burundi, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.
Meier, Patrick; Helga Hernes & Christin Marsh Ormhaug (2009) Armed Conflict Deaths Disaggregated by Gender, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.
Rolandsen, Øystein H. (2009) Land, Security and Peace Building in the Southern Sudan, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.

Report - External Series

Barakat, Bilal; & Henrik Urdal (2009) Breaking the Waves? Does Education Mediate the Relationship Between Youth Bulges and Political Violence?, Policy Research Working Paper, 114. Washington, DC: The World Bank.
Hoelscher, Kristian; & Henrik Urdal (2009) Urban Youth Bulges and Social Disorder: An Empirical Study of Asian and Sub-Saharan African Cities, Policy Research Working Paper, 110. Washington, DC.
Rustad, Siri Aas; Halvard Buhaug; Scott Gates; & Åshild Falch (2009) Risk Assessment and Mitigation Measures for Natural and Conflict-Related Hazards in Asia-Pacific, NGI Report 200716001. Oslo: Norwegian Geotechnical Institute.

Book Review

Lischer, Sarah (2009) Review of The Iraqi Refugees: The New Crisis in the Middle East, in The Middle East Journal 63(3): 508–509.