The “conflict volcano”: methodological proposition for conflict analysis

Azamat Temirkulov
  • Journal of Aggression Conflict and Peace Research, April 2014, Emerald
  • DOI: 10.1108/jacpr-08-2013-0017

The “conflict volcano”: methodological proposition for conflict analysis

What is it about?

The purpose of this paper is to suggest to the conflict study scholars a new instrument – the “conflict volcano” that could be an effective and appropriate tool for conflict analysis. The “conflict volcano” model was designed as a qualitative method for conflict analysis with a focus on cause analysis. It was developed on the basis of “conflict tree” which underwent modifications.

Why is it important?

The “conflict volcano” can be used as a conflict analysis tool by practicing experts and scholars. Academicians can use it in order to understand conflict and especially to reveal its causes. Practicing experts can use it in order to design a conflict transformation strategy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/jacpr-08-2013-0017

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