Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL3168: War and its Aftermath: Interventions and Contemporary Conflict

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Michael Barnett and Thomas G. Weiss, Humanitarianism in Question: Politics, Power, Ethics, Cornel University Press, 2008.

Elazar Barkan & Alexander Karn eds., Taking Wrongs Seriously: Apologies and Reconciliation , Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2006.

Klejda Mulaj, ‘Violence of War, Ontopology, and the Instrumental and Performative Constitution of the Political Community’,Review of International Studies , Vol. 44, No. 1, 2018. 

David Rieff, A Bed for the Night: Humanitarianism in Crisis, Simon and Shuster, 2003.

Elaine Scarry, The Body in Pain: The Making and Unmaking of the World, New York: Oxford University Press, 1985.

Christine Sylvester, War as Experience: Contributions from International Relations and Feminist Analysis, London: Routledge, 2013.