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New special issue and launch event: methodological challenges in peace research

A new special issue on methods in peace research entitled "Pluralism, temporality and affect – methodological challenges of making peace researchable” is now out! This special issue, edited by Johanna Söderström and Elisabeth Olivius, is the outcome of a series of workshops organized by the VoP research network. The full issue in Conflict, Security & Development (22:5) can be accessed here:

These are the individual articles in the special issue:

  • Johanna Söderström & Elisabeth Olivius (2022) Pluralism, temporality and affect – methodological challenges of making peace researchable, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2123218

  • Claske Dijkema (2022) Creating space for agonism: making room for subalternised voices in peace research, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2122697

  • Priscyll Anctil Avoine (2022) Insurgent peace research: affects, friendship and feminism as methods, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2122699

  • Jenny Hedström & Elisabeth Olivius (2022) Tracing temporal conflicts in transitional Myanmar: life history diagrams as methodological tool, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2124847

  • Isabel Bramsen & Jonathan Luke Austin (2022) Affects, emotions and interaction: the methodological promise of video data analysis in peace research, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2122696

  • Jaremey R. McMullin (2022) ‘What is the benefit of this project?’ Representation and participation in research on conflict-affected youth, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2122698

  • Mollie Pepper (2022) The possibilities of studying affect to illuminate women’s contributions to peace, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2131375

  • Benjamin Thorne (2022) The art of plurality: participation, voice, and plural memories of community peace, DOI: 10.1080/14678802.2022.2138697

The special issue will be presented and discussed at a virtual launch event on December 19th, 15.30-17.00 CEST. Please register here to participate:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


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