Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Related publications

  • Juergensmeyer, Mark. How Cosmic War Ends: The Case of ISIS. Numen 65(2-3), 2018, 125-140. 
  • Sheikh, Mona Kanwal. Recursion or rejection? Securitization theory faces Islamist violence and foreign religions. Global Discourse, 2018.
  • Baumann, Jonas, Finnbogason, Daniel, and Svensson, Isak. Rethinking Mediation: Resolving Religious Conflicts. CSS Policy Perspectives 6(1). Center for Security Studies (CSS) ETH Zurich, 2018.
  • Karakus, Dogukan Cansin and Svensson, Isak. Between the Bombs: Exploring Partial Ceasefires in the Syrian Civil War, 2011-2017. Terrorism and Political Violence, 2017, 1-20.
  • Nilsson, Desirée and Svensson, Isak. Mapping armed conflicts over Islamist claims: exploring regional variations. In Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, SIPRI Yearbook 2017: Armaments, Disarmaments and International Security. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017, 58-65. 
  • Svensson, Isak and Nilsson, Desirée. Introducing the Religion and Armed Conflict (RELAC) data, 1975 to 2015. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2017, 1-22.
  • Sheikh Kanwal, Mona (ed). Expanding Jihad: How al-Qaeda and Islamic State find new battlefields. Copenhagen: Danish Institute for International Studies, 2016. 
  • Finnbogason, Daniel and Svensson, Isak. The missing jihad. Why have there been no jihadist civil wars in Southeast Asia? The Pacific Review, 2017. DOI:10.1080/09512748.2017.1325391.
  • Svensson, Isak (ed): 'Conflict and Peace', in David Yamane: Handbook of Religion and Society (Springer), 2016, p 467-484.
  • Svensson, Isak & Hassner, Ron E (eds). International Relations and Religion, SAGE Publications Ltd., 2016, ISBN: 9781473913783.  
  • Sheikh, Kanwal Mona. Guardians of God: Inside the Religious Mind of the Pakistani Taliban. Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • Moosa, Ebrahim. What Is a Madrasa? University of North Carolina Press, 2015, ISBN: 1469620146, 9781469620145.
  • Juergensmeyer, Mark and Kanwal Sheikh, Mona. “A Sociotheological Approach to Understanding Religious Violence”, in Michael Jerryson, Mark Juergensmeyer, Margo Kitts (ed), The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Violence. New York: Oxford University Press 2013.
  • Nilsson, Desirée. "Anchoring the Peace: Civil Society Actors in Peace Accords and Durable Peace", International Interactions 38(2):243-266, 2012.
  • Svensson, Isak. “Conflict resolution and religious dimensions of armed conflicts”; in Lee Marsden (ed): The Ashgate Research Companion to Religion and Conflict Resolution, Farnham: Ashgate, 119-136, 2012.
  • Svensson, Isak. Ending Holy Wars: Religion and Conflict Resolution in Civil Wars, University of Queensland Press, 2012, ISBN: 978 0 7022 4956 3. 
  • Svensson, Isak and Harding, Emily. “How Holy Wars End: Exploring the Termination Patterns of Conflicts with Religious Dimensions in Asia”, Terrorism and Political Violence, 23:133-149, 2011.
  • Juergensmeyer, Mark. Global Rebellion: Religious Challenges to the Secular State, from Christian Militias to Al Qaeda, University of California Press, 2009, ISBN: 0520261577, 9780520261570.
  • Svensson, Isak. “Fighting with Faith: Religion and Conflict Resolution in Civil Wars”, Journal of Conflict Resolution, 51(6), 930-949, 2007.
  • Jurgensmeyer, Mark. Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence, University of California Press, 2003, ISBN: 0520240111, 9780520240117.