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2016, Adelphi, ISBN 9781138238565, Volume 459, 168 pages
"Fighting armed groups is an uncertain business, and so is negotiating. Doing both alternately, concurrently or selectively, is highly demanding. This book... 
Asymmetric warfare | Negotiation | Deterrence (Strategy) | Conflict management
Book
2009, LSE international studies series, ISBN 0415466229, x, 167
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2015, Routledge studies on civil war and intrastate conflict, ISBN 1138829366, xv, 221
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2009, Micropolitics of violence, ISBN 3593388170, Volume 1, 256
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The Journal of Conflict Resolution, ISSN 0022-0027, 8/2015, Volume 59, Issue 5, pp. 794 - 823
Anti-insurgent militias and states attempt to erode insurgent groups' capacities and co-opt insurgent fighters by promising and providing benefits. They do so... 
Colombia | insurgency | defection | militias | ideology | demobilization | civil wars | internal armed conflict | side switching | COLD-WAR | STATES | CIVIL-WAR | ARMED-CONFLICTS | ETHNIC DEFECTION | VIOLENCE | INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS | PARAMILITARIES | POLITICAL SCIENCE | Economic aspects | Civil war | Political aspects | Studies | Political economy | Decision analysis | Combatants | Ideology
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Armed Forces & Society, ISSN 0095-327X, 10/2018, Volume 44, Issue 4, pp. 606 - 625
Previous studies of the cohesion of organized armed groups (OAGs) have made great progress, but they have mostly focused on units fighting for modern Western... 
political science | cohesion/disintegration | military organization | sociology | LEGITIMACY | PERSPECTIVE | POLITICS | COMBAT EFFECTIVENESS | WEBER | AUTHORITY | MILITARY | GROUP COHESION | cohesion | disintegration | Guerrillas | Militias | Terminology | Legitimacy | Political theories | Social cohesion
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International Organization, ISSN 0020-8183, 4/2015, Volume 69, Issue 2, pp. 311 - 342
Certain types of militant groups—those suffering from leadership deficits —are more likely to attack civilians. Their leadership deficits exacerbate the... 
SUPPORT | INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS | POLITICAL SCIENCE | GLOBALIZATION | SEXUAL VIOLENCE | WAR | OUTCOMES | DEMOCRACIES | CONTEXT | Leadership | Tactics | Terrorism | Violence | Analysis | Studies | Psychological aspects | Civilians | Militia groups
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Civil Wars, ISSN 1369-8249, 07/2017, Volume 19, Issue 3, pp. 257 - 278
In this special issue we broaden the academic debate on rebel governance by examining additional armed actors - militias, police and foreign intervenors, and... 
Intervention | Legitimation | Armed forces | Militias | Governance | Police
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Qualitative Sociology, ISSN 0162-0436, 12/2012, Volume 35, Issue 4, pp. 361 - 383
Based on biographical materials of armed militants of the Provisional Irish Republican Army and Red Brigades, this article analyses variation within the... 
Personality and Social Psychology | Interdisciplinary Studies | Political violence | Social movements | Qualitative interviews | Social Sciences, general | Italy | Sociology, general | Northern Ireland | Cross Cultural Psychology | CIVIL-RIGHTS-MOVEMENT | SOCIOLOGY | Qualitative research | Militia groups | Political activism | Motivation | Violence | United Kingdom
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The Lancet, ISSN 0140-6736, 2014, Volume 383, Issue 9920, pp. 860 - 860
  There is no guarantee of safety for many thousands of people living in the Central African Republic (CAR), let alone access to health care or other basic... 
MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL | International Cooperation | Central African Republic | Disasters | Health Status | Warfare | Humans | Demographic aspects | Humanitarian aid | Muslims | Militia groups
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Europe-Asia studies, ISSN 0966-8136, 12/2016, Volume 68, Issue 10, pp. 1654 - 1671
The disintegration of the tsarist police system in 1917 presented contemporaries with the challenge of creating an alternative and defining its purpose. This... 
Militia groups
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International Studies. Interdisciplinary Political and Cultural Journal, ISSN 1641-4233, 06/2019, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp. 217 - 233
The rising and acceleration of the Shia armed group in Iraq, Syria, Yemen, and Lebanon require a deep understanding of the root of the multi-dimensional... 
Shia armed groups | New Middle East and Religious violence | Iraq | Iran | Sectarian division | ISIS | Militia groups
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International Interactions, ISSN 0305-0629, 05/2015, Volume 41, Issue 3, pp. 583 - 600
In this research note, I argue that scholars of the international diffusion of civil conflict would benefit from directly measuring rebel mobilization prior to... 
terrorism | civil war | conflict | INSTITUTIONS | INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS | CONTAGION | INTERNATIONAL-RELATIONS | REBELLION | Civil war | Militia groups | Interstate relations | Rebellions | Conflict
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Contemporary Security Policy, ISSN 1352-3260, 04/2013, Volume 34, Issue 1, pp. 16 - 39
Events such as the Arab Spring in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Syria have created an urgent need for the international community to engage with a range of armed... 
Conflict resolution | Militia groups | Intelligence gathering
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Espacio, Tiempo y Forma, ISSN 1131-768X, 01/2018, Issue 31, pp. 155 - 181
Abstract The commanderies of the Castilian military orders constituted an extensive and rich heritage set that these militias acquired from the kings of... 
Militia groups
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