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Walking the Reflexive Talk

Walking the Reflexive Talk

Semi-directive interviews are an innovative methodology that could apprehend the subjective and objective conditions of reflexivity understood as a social practice.

Interview – Nazih Richani

Interview – Nazih Richani

Nazih Richani discusses his extensive studies of asymmetric civil wars, the complex interdependencies of the Syrian conflict, and the possibility of peace in Colombia.

Parliamentary Elections in Sri Lanka: Entrenching Democratic Change

Parliamentary Elections in Sri Lanka: Entrenching Democratic Change

The time has come that politicians have to deliver good governance instead of covering misrule and autocratic political behaviour under the shadows of ethnic outbidding.

String of Pearls: India and the Geopolitics of Chinese Foreign Policy

String of Pearls: India and the Geopolitics of Chinese Foreign Policy

At the cusp of energy security balances the diplomatic battle in the Indian Ocean has generated enough interest for the world to watch the passive stand-offs keenly.

Does Disaster Diplomacy Improve Inter-State Relations?

Does Disaster Diplomacy Improve Inter-State Relations?

Disaster diplomacy is best viewed as a long-running process with multiple parties interacting, rather than as a snapshot phenomenon which either works or does not work.

Review – Women and Militant Wars: The Politics of Injury

Review – Women and Militant Wars: The Politics of Injury

Despite some imprecisions, Parashar’s insightful case studies highlight an under-discussed topic: the politics of militant women and the gendered understanding of war.

India’s Vote on Sri Lanka: A Responsible Choice

India’s Vote on Sri Lanka: A Responsible Choice

On 27 March 2014, the UN Human Rights Council adopted Resolution 25/1 on Sri Lanka. India abstained in the vote, which was a sensible, responsible, and balanced decision.

After the Slaughter: War Tourism in Modern Sri Lanka

After the Slaughter: War Tourism in Modern Sri Lanka

The phenomenon of ‘war’ or ‘post-conflict’ tourism can be seen in the burgeoning tourist industry that began to develop in Sri Lanka soon after the civil war ended.

From R2P to RANP: Sri Lanka and ‘Responsibility After Not Protecting’

From R2P to RANP: Sri Lanka and ‘Responsibility After Not Protecting’

After a failure to fulfil R2P obligations, there remains a ‘Responsibility After Not Protecting’. The value of this concept can be seen in the example of Sri Lanka.

Domestic Politics and Regional Hegemony: India’s Approach to Sri Lanka

Domestic Politics and Regional Hegemony: India’s Approach to Sri Lanka

India can keep its leverage on Sri Lanka and increase its influence in South Asia by outlining a clear vision for regional leadership and by also taking a consistent normative stand on key issues.

What is the United Nations For?

What is the United Nations For?

The Civil War in Sri Lanka ended in May 2009. To date there have been no international prosecutions for the crimes that occurred. That is the gravest failure highlighted by recent disclosures.

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