Braithwaite, John; D'Costa, Dorothy (Bina)
In the “Peacebuilding Compared” research project violence is seen as cascading across space and time within and between war-torn societies. This article illustrates
the cascade lens as a framework for hypothesis generation. Both violent actions and violent imaginaries cascade. The recent history of Sri Lanka is
used to illustrate three cascade dynamics: crime cascades to war, war cascades to more war and to crime, and crime and war both cascade to state violence
such as torture, enforced...[Show more]
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