Issue 7: Postgraduate Contributions to the Mitchell Conference.

Editor: Audra Mitchell.

The Mitchell conference: 'Moving on from Conflict: Lessons from Northern Ireland' was held at QUB on the 22nd and the 23rd of May 2008. There was an extensive program of speakers drawn from the academic and political worlds. Some postgraduates fron Queen's University Belfast and from Georgetown University Washington D.C. also made presentations. Audra Mitchell has collected and editied their presentations together for this special issue.


Front Matter.

Notes on Contributors.

Editors Introduction. Audra Mitchell.

The Stories They Tell: Former Prisoner Ex Combatants on Putting DownTheir Guns.
Kathleen O’Neill

A Spiral of Peace: Competition, Monopoly and Diversification in the Marketfor Political Violence in Northern Ireland.
John Paul Sawyer

A Politics of Forgiveness for Intractable Conflicts: The Role of Middle-Range,Religious Peacemakers in the Northern Ireland Conflict.
Jason Klocek

Which Comes First? Identity, Politics and Reconciliation in Northern Ireland.
Michelle Scanlon

Transforming Orientation – Conflict transformation and the Problem of Authenticity.
Audra Mitchell

The Agreement, Liberal Nationalism, and the Legitimacy of Law.
Alex Schwartz

The complete issue can be downloaded here.