uu.seUppsala University Publications
Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Nation-building as an instrument of peace: Exploring local attitudes towards international nation-building building and reconciliation in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, The Hugo Valentin Centre. (The Balkan Research Group)
2008 (English)In: Civil Wars, ISSN 1369-8249, E-ISSN 1743-968X, Vol. 10, no 4, 386-414 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Building a durable peace by means of external nationbuilding can be acumbersome and uncertain exercise. The outcome often hinges on the attitudesof the local population and elites and their willingness to endorse the process.This article scrutinises the attitudes of the recipient population and politicalelites towards different aspects of the external nationbuilding in Bosnia andHerzegovina. It addresses the problems of state identity, reconciliation anddemocratisation in an externally administered nationbuilding endeavour. Theempirical findings from Bosnia and Herzegovina are used to illustrate thedegree to which external nationbuilding can lay the infrastructure for adurable peace in the aftermath of ethnic war.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
London: Routledge , 2008. Vol. 10, no 4, 386-414 p.
National Category
Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
Research subject
Peace and Conflict Research
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-100222OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-100222DiVA: diva2:209794
Available from: 2009-03-27 Created: 2009-03-27 Last updated: 2017-12-13

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Authority records BETA

Kostic, Roland

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Kostic, Roland
By organisation
The Hugo Valentin Centre
In the same journal
Civil Wars
Social Sciences Interdisciplinary

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 559 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf