Publications 2012

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Bakke, Kristin M.; Kathleen Gallagher Cunningham & Lee Seymour (2012) A Plague of Initials: Fragmentation, Cohesion, and Infighting in Civil Wars, Perspectives on Politics 10(2): 265–283.
Barth, Erling & Karl Ove Moene (2012) Employment as a Price or a Prize of Equality: A Descriptive Analysis, Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies 2(2): 5–22.
Binningsbø, Helga Malmin & Siri Aas Rustad (2012) A Price Worth Fighting For? Natural Resources and Conflict Recurrence, Journal of Peace Research 49(4): 531–546.
Buseth, Jill Tove; Koffi Alinon; Halvard Buhaug & Tor Arve Benjaminsen (2012) Does Climate Change Drive Land-Use Conflicts in the Sahel?, Journal of Peace Research 49(1): 97–111.
Cunningham, Kathleen Gallagher & Wendy Pearlman (2012) Nonstate Actors, Fragmentation, and Conflict Processes, Journal of Conflict Resolution 56(1): 3–15.
Dyrstad, Karin (2012) After ethnic civil war: Ethno-nationalism in the Western Balkans, Journal of Peace Research 49(6): 817–831.
Gates, Scott & Christopher K. Butler (2012) African Range Wars: Climate, Conflict, and Property Rights, Journal of Peace Research 49(1): 23–34.
Gates, Scott; Cyanne Loyle; Jon Elster & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2012) Armed Conflict and Post-Conflict Justice, 1946–2006: A Dataset, Journal of Peace Research 49(5): 731–740.
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede & Cullen Hendrix (2012) Civil War: Is it all About Disease and Xenophobia? A Comment on Letendre, Fincher & Thornhill, Biological Reviews 87(1): 163–167.
Gleditsch, Kristian Skrede; Lars-Erik Cederman & Christa Deiwiks (2012) Inequality and Conflict in Federations, Journal of Peace Research 49(2): 289–304.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter & Thomas Bernauer (2012) New Event Data in Conflict Research, International Interactions 38(4): 375–381.
Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2012) Whither the Weather? Climate Change and Conflict, Journal of Peace Research 49(1): 3–9.
Hallberg, Johan Dittrich (2012) PRIO Conflict Site 1989–2008: A Geo-Referenced Dataset on Armed Conflict, Conflict Management and Peace Science 29(2): 219–232.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg (2012) The Transnationalization of the Taliban, International Area Studies Review 15(3): 203–229.
Hegre, Håvard; Scott Gates; Håvard Strand & Håvard Mokleiv Nygård (2012) Development Consequences of Armed Conflict, World Development 40(9): 1713–1722.
Holtermann, Helge (2012) Explaining the Development–Civil War Relationship, Conflict Management and Peace Science 29(1): 56–78.
Holtermann, Helge; Halvard Buhaug & Ole Magnus Theisen (2012) Climate Wars? Assessing the Claim that Drought Breeds Conflict, International Security 36(3): 79–106.
Høyland, Bjørn & Marianne Dahl (2012) Peace on Quicksand? Challenging the Conventional Wisdom About Economic Growth and Post-Conflict Risks, Journal of Peace Research 49(3): 423–429.
Kuhar, Roman & Sabrina P. Ramet (2012) Ownership and Political Influence in the Post-Socialist Mediascape: The Case of Slovenia, Südosteuropa 60(1): 2–30.
Metternich, Nils W.; Julian Wucherpfennig; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Lars-Erik Cederman (2012) Ethnicity, the State, and the Duration of Civil Wars, World Politics 64(1): 79–115.
Moene, Karl Ove; Fredrik Willumsen & Bjørn Høyland (2012) The Tyranny of International Index Rankings, Journal of Development Economics 97(1): 1–31.
Rød, Jan Ketil; Marit Brochmann & Nils Petter Gleditsch (2012) International Borders and Conflict Revisited, Conflict Management and Peace Science 29(2): 170–194.
Rolandsen, Øystein H. & Ingrid Marie Breidlid (2012) A Critical Analysis of Cultural Explanations for the Violence in Jonglei State, South Sudan, Conflict Trends(1): 49–56.
Roy, Kaushik (2012) Horses, guns and governments: A comparative study of the military transition in the Manchu, Mughal, Ottoman and Safavid empires, circa 1400 to circa 1750, International Area Studies Review 15(2): 99–121.
Rustad, Siri Aas & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2012) Sharing the Wealth: A Pathway to Peace or a Trail to Nowhere?, Conflict Management and Peace Science 29(5): 547–566.
Seymour, Lee; Kristin M. Bakke & Kathleen Gallagher Cunningham (2012) Shirts Today, Skins Tomorrow: Dual Contests and the Effects of Fragmentation in Self-Determination Disputes, Journal of Conflict Resolution 56(1): 67–93.
Slettebak, Rune (2012) Don’t Blame the Weather! Climate-Related Natural Disasters and Civil Conflict, Journal of Peace Research 49(1): 163–176.
Strand, Håvard; Halvard Buhaug & Andreas Forø Tollefsen (2012) PRIO-GRID: A Unified Spatial Data Structure, Journal of Peace Research 49(2): 363–374.
Theisen, Ole Magnus (2012) Climate Clashes? Weather Variability, Land Pressure, and Organized Violence in Kenya, 1989–2004, Journal of Peace Research 49(1): 81–96.
Urdal, Henrik & Kristian Hoelscher (2012) Explaining Urban Social Disorder and Violence: An Empirical Study of Event Data from Asian and Sub-Saharan African Cities, International Interactions 38(4): 512–528.
Weidmann, Nils & Kristian Skrede Gleditsch (2012) Richardson in the Information Age: Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Data in International Studies, Annual Review of Political Science 15(1): 461–481.
Wischnath, Gerdis; Halvard Buhaug; Theresa Tribaldos; Thomas Bernauer; Nils Petter Gleditsch; Eivind Berg Weibust & Tobias Böhmelt (2012) Water-Related Intrastate Conflict and Cooperation (WARICC): A New Event Dataset, International Interactions 38(4): 529–545.

PhD Thesis

Slettebak, Rune (2012) Climate Change, Natural Disasters, and the Risk of Violent Conflict. PhD thesis, Department of Sociology and Political Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Monograph

Stephan, Maria J. & Erica Chenoweth (2012) Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict. New York: Columbia University Press. Columbia Studies in Terrorism and Irregular Warfare.

Book Chapter

Buhaug, Halvard & Ole Magnus Theisen (2012) On Environmental Change and armed Conflict, in Climate change, Human Security and Violent Conflict. Challenges for Societal Stability. J. Scheffran, M. Brozka, H.G. Brauch, P.M Link, and J. Schilling (43–56).
de Soysa, Indra (2012) The Capitalist Civil Peace: Some Theory and Empirical Evidence, in Rustad, Siri Aas; & Päivi Lujala, eds, High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Abingdon: Earthscan (437–459).
de Soysa, Indra (2012) The Capitalist Civil Peace: Some Theory and Empirical Evidence, in Rustad, Siri Aas; & Päivi Lujala, eds, High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Earthscan.
Le Billon, Philippe; Siri Aas Rustad & Päivi Lujala (2012) Building or Spoiling Peace? Lessons from the Management of the High-Value Natural Resources, in High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Abingdon: Earthscan (571–621).
Listhaug, Ola & Maria Elena Sandovici (2012) Expectations about the Present and Future of Bosnia-Herzegovina: Optimism or Pessimism?, in Ringdal, Kristen; & Albert Simkus, eds, The Aftermath of War: Experiences and Social Attitudes in the Western Balkans. Ashgate (257–268).
Listhaug, Ola; Kristen Ringdal & Albert Simkus (2012) Disaggregating Public Opinion on the Ethnic Conflict in Macedonia, in Ringdal, Kristen; & Albert Simkus, eds, The Aftermath of War: Experiences and Social Attitudes in the Western Balkans. Ashgate (171–192).
Moene, Karl & Halvor Mehlum (2012) Aggressive elites and vulnerable entrepreneurs: Trust and cooperation in the shadow of conflict, in Stergios Skaperdas, ed., Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Peace and Conflict. Oxford University Press (706–729).
Nordås, Ragnhild (2012) The Devil in the Demography? Religion, Identity, and War in Cote d'Ivoire, in Monica Duffy Toft, ed., Political Demography: How Population Changes Are Reshaping International Security and National Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press (252–267).
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2012) Solving the Mystery of Ethnic History: An Introduction, in Ringdal, Kristen; & Albert Simkus, eds, The Aftermath of War: Experiences and Social Attitudes in the Western Balkans. Ashgate (13–26).
Rolandsen, Øystein H. (2012) From Colonial Backwater to an Independent State: Reflections on the History of South Sudan, in One Church from Every Tribe, Tongue and People. Nairobi: Paulines Publications Africa (16–27).
Ross, Michael W.; Siri Aas Rustad & Päivi Lujala (2012) Horizontal Inequality, Decentralizing the Distribution of Natural Resources Revenues, and Peace, in High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Abingdon: Earthscan (251–259).
Roy, Kaushik & Raziuddin Aquil (2012) Introduction, in Warfare, Religion and Society in Indian History. Delhi: Manohar Publishers & Distributors (11–41).
Roy, Kaushik (2012) India, in Citizen Soldiers and the British Empire, 1837-1902. Pickering & Chatto (101–120).
Roy, Kaushik (2012) Insurgencies, Counter-Insurgencies and State Building in Asia: A Comparative Analysis, in Nationhood and Identity Movements in Asia: Colonial and Post-colonial Times. Manohar Publishers & Distributors (99–117).
Roy, Kaushik (2012) Introduction, in Kaushik Roy, ed., Handbooks for the Indian Army, Rajputana Classes, Jats, Gujars and Ahirs. New Delhi: Three Rivers Publishers.
Roy, Kaushik (2012) Introduction, in Kaushik Roy, ed., Partition of India: Why 1947?. Oxford University Press.
Roy, Kaushik (2012) Science and Secularization of War: Transition in Siege Warfare in South Asia from Medieval to Modern Times, in Raziuddin Aquil, ed., Warfare, Religion and Society in Indian History. Manohar Publishers & Distributors (249–290).
Roy, Kaushik (2012) Tradition and Transition in North India: Construction of the Hybrid Army by the East India Company, 1612-1849, in The Eighteenth Century in South Asia: New Terrains. Kolkata: Asiatic Society (179–208).
Rustad, Siri Aas & Päivi Lujala (2012) High-value Natural Resources: A Blessing or a Curse for Peace?, in Rustad, Siri Aas; & Päivi Lujala, eds, High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Abingdon: Earthscan (3–18).
Rustad, Siri Aas & Philippe Le Billon (2012) Building or spoiling peace? Lessons from the management of the high-value natural resources, in Lujala, Päivi; Päivi Lujala; & Siri Aas Rustad, eds, High-Value natural Resources and post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Earthscan Publications Ltd (571–621).
Simkus, Albert (2012) Cultural Diversity in South East Europe, in Handbook of Doing Business in South East Europe. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (395–427).
Theisen, Ole Magnus; Kristian Skrede Gleditsch & Halvard Buhaug (2012) Climate Change and Armed Conflict, in Elgar Handbook of Civil War and Fragile States. Edward Elgar Publishing (125–138).

Edited Volume

Aquil, Raziuddin; & Kaushik Roy, eds, (2012) Warfare, Religion and Society in Indian History. Delhi: Manohar Publishers & Distributors.
Lujala, Päivi; & Siri Aas Rustad, eds, (2012) High-Value Natural Resources and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. Abingdon: Earthscan. Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Natural Resource Management.
Roy, Kaushik (ed.) (2012) Handbooks for the Indian Army, Rajputana Classes, Jats, Gujars and Ahirs. New Delhi: Three Rivers Publishers.
Roy, Kaushik (ed.) (2012) Partition of India: Why 1947Oxford University Press.

Non-refereed Journal Article

Gleditsch, Nils Petter (2012) Open Access in International Relations: A Symposium, International Studies Perspectives 13(3): 211–215.
Ramet, Sabrina P. (2012) The ICTY – Controversies, Successes, Failures, Lessons, Southeastern Europe 36(1): 1–9.
Roy, Kaushik (2012) Introduction: Warfare and the state in Afghanistan, International Area Studies Review 15(3): 195–202.

Popular Article

Harpviken, Kristian Berg & Mark Naftalin (2012) Conflating Spaces: Syrian Rebels and Refugees in South Turkey, ISN Security Watch, 18 September.

Conference Paper

Dyrstad, Karin & Helga Malmin Binningsbø (2012) Power sharing and political confidence: Postconflict Bosnia-Herzegovina and Macedonia, presented at Domestic Elites and Opinion, Konstanz, 07 Sep 2012.
Hoelscher, Kristian; Halvard Buhaug & Henrik Urdal (2012) Does Urbanization Lead to More Peace? Rural-Urban Age Structure Differentials and Civil War, presented at The Annual convention of the International Studies Association, San Diego, CA, 1–4 April.
Wischnath, Gerdis & Halvard Buhaug (2012) Heat Waves and Rebel Raves? On Climate Variability and Civil War in Asia, presented at Annual convention of the International Studies Association, San Diego, CA, 1–4 April.

PRIO Policy Brief

Nordås, Ragnhild & Dara Kay Cohen (2012) Sexual Violence by Militias in African Conflicts: Not a question of ‘delegation’ by states, CSCW Policy Brief, 1. Oslo: CSCW.
Nordås, Ragnhild & Dara Kay Cohen (2012) Sexual Violence in African Conflicts, 1989–2009: What the data show, CSCW Policy Brief, 2. Oslo: CSCW.
Nordås, Ragnhild (2012) Sexual Violence on the Decline? Recent debates and evidence suggest ‘unlikely’, CSCW Policy Brief, 3. Oslo: CSCW.

Report - External Series

Gates, Scott; Håvard Hegre; Marianne Dahl; & Håvard Strand (2012) Why Waves? Global Patterns of Democratization, Working paper. .