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      Power Positions : International Organizations, Social Networks, and Conflict

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      Journal of Conflict Resolution

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          Social Contagion and Innovation: Cohesion versus Structural Equivalence

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            Normative and Structural Causes of Democratic Peace, 1946–1986.

            Democratic states are in general about as conflict- and war-prone as nondemocracies, but democracies have rarely clashed with one another in violent conflict. We first show that democracy, as well as other factors, accounts for the relative lack of conflict. Then we examine two explanatory models. The normative model suggests that democracies do not fight each other because norms of compromise and cooperation prevent their conflicts of interest from escalating into violent clashes. The structural model asserts that complex political mobilization processes impose institutional constraints on the leaders of two democracies confronting each other to make violent conflict unfeasible. Using different data sets of international conflict and a multiplicity of indicators, we find that (1) democracy, in and of itself, has a consistent and robust negative effect on the likelihood of conflict or escalation in a dyad; (2) both the normative and structural models are supported by the data; and (3) support for the normative model is more robust and consistent.
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              The False Promise of International Institutions

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                Journal of Conflict Resolution
                Journal of Conflict Resolution
                SAGE Publications
                0022-0027
                1552-8766
                July 2016
                July 2016
                : 50
                : 1
                : 3-27
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                10.1177/0022002705281669
                © 2016

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