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Group on peace and conflict studies

Head: Dr. Sc. (Polit.) Stepanova Ekaterina
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    • Methods of peace and conflict studies;
    • Causes, dynamics, management and prevention of armed conflicts and other forms of armed violence: 
      -- global trends in armed conflict, terrorism, one-sided violence against civilians, criminal violence etc. and in violence control;
      -- theoretical and comparative analysis of peace processes;
      -- political economy of conflicts; armed conflicts, shadow economy and transnational crime;
      -- international conflict management mechanisms and strategies;
      -- humanitarian aspects of armed conflicts;
      -- transnational terrorism.
    • The role of social movements and non-state actors in modern international politics: 
      -- the role of social movements and non-governmental organizations in conflict management and conflict prevention;
      -- the role of non-state actors in armed violence;
      -- conflicts and networks.

    Group on Peace and Conflict Studies edits the IMEMO journal "Pathways to Peace and Security"


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      Andreev Yuri
          Cand. of Science (Economics), Lead Researcher
      Frolov Alexander
          Dr. Sc. (Polit.), Lead Researcher
      Rustamova Leili
          Research Fellow
      Stepanova Ekaterina
          Dr. Sc. (Polit.), Head of Group
      Tulupova Ludmila
          Junior Research Fellow