Truth Commission: Uruguay

Tuesday, August 1, 2000

Truth Commission: Commission for Peace Duration: 2000 – 2002 Charter: Resolución de la Presidencia de la República No. 858/200 Commissioners: 6 Report: Public report  

Type: Truth Commission

A Very Political Economy

A Very Political Economy

Saturday, July 1, 2000

By: Rex Brynen

A Very Political Economy spares no political sensitivities in its dissection of the aid process, but also argues persuasively that without international assistance there would have been no Palestinian Authority left to negotiate with, and no peace process to revive.

Type: Book

Economics & Environment

Defining the Path to a Peaceful, Undivided, and Democratic Europe

Defining the Path to a Peaceful, Undivided, and Democratic Europe

Tuesday, June 20, 2000

By: Stephen Hadley

Summary A peaceful and undivided Europe must include both the United States and Russia if it is to be stable and successful over time. The United States wants a Europe that is a reliable strategic partner in trade and security issues, both in the region and potentially elsewhere. There can be considerable flexibility of form in the way this "single security community" of Europe arranges itself.

Type: Special Report

Peoples Versus States

Peoples Versus States

Thursday, June 1, 2000

By: Ted Robert Gurr

Picking up where Minorities at Risk left off, Peoples Versus States offers an expanded and updated perspective on ethnic and nationalist conflict throughout the world, as well as efforts to manage it.

Type: Book

Exiting Indochina

Exiting Indochina

Thursday, June 1, 2000

By: Richard H. Solomon / Stanley Karnow; Foreword

This book recounts the diplomacy that brought an end to great power involvement in Indochina, including the negotiations for a UN peace process in Cambodia and construction of a “road map” for normalizing U.S.-Vietnam relations.

Type: Book

Watching the Wind

Watching the Wind

Thursday, June 1, 2000

By: Susan Collin Marks

A compelling, inspiring account of peacemaking in action,Watching the Wind takes us to the front lines of South Africa's struggle to manage the tempestuous transition from apartheid to democracy.

Type: Book

Transatlantic Relations In the Aftermath of Kosovo

Transatlantic Relations In the Aftermath of Kosovo

Monday, May 15, 2000

By: Lauren Van Metre

Summary The NATO intervention in Kosovo reinforced ongoing trends in the alliance such as the establishment of a European Security and Defense Identity (ESDI) and the growing gap in military capabilities between Europe and the United States. At the same time, the crisis in Kosovo marked a turning point for Europe, which acknowledged that violence and conflict were no longer acceptable in the "new" Europe--even on its periphery.

Type: Special Report

1999-2000 National Winning Essay

Friday, May 5, 2000

Elspeth Simpson Pulaski Academy Little Rock, AR Coordinators: Mr. William Topich and Ms. Ginger Kidd   Promoting Global and Regional Security in the Post-Cold War World The post-cold War world presents an interesting paradox. Conflicts are becoming increasingly local while the world is becoming increasingly interconnected: although conflicts are on a smaller scale, their ramifications affect all nations. In addition, better technology means that the American public is better informed an...