Civil War, Ethnic Conflict, and Post-conflict Reconstruction | Research

Civil War, Ethnic Conflict, and Post-conflict Reconstruction

Civil wars and ethnic conflicts resulted in more deaths over the last fifty years than traditional great power wars. Driven by tribal and sectarian conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, intra-state violence continues to make headlines around the globe. Members of the Security Studies Program lead the field in studying the causes of civil war and ethnic violence, along with the options for conflict management.