By Joao Gomes Porto, Chris Alden and Imogen Parsons
Demilitarization of clash and society is essential to development sustainable peace in nations rising from the scourge of civil warfare. As longstanding conflicts come to an finish, approaches which facilitate the possibly risky transition from formal peace to social peace are significantly vital. on the center of the workout is the need of reworking the tradition and the tools of battle - demilitarization - together with disarming, demobilizing and reintegrating (DDR) former opponents into society.This quantity represents the 1st in-depth and complete dialogue of reintegration of former warring parties in battle to peace transitions. as well as a scientific mirrored image and overview of present literature on DDR, the authors devised and utilized a box learn method to learning the reintegration of former fighters in Angola with possibly major implications at the layout and implementation of DDR programmes. the quantity is written for lecturers, scholars and practitioners concentrating on battle to peace transitions and post-conflict concerns.