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According to Paul Diehl, the factors affecting the success or failure of a peacekeeping operation include:
- The characteristics of the peacekeeping operation itself;
- The authorization of the mission; and,
- The political and military contexts of the peacekeeping operation.
Discuss the validity of Diehl’s argument. What is your opinion?
Diehl, pages 62 – 91
Daniel, Characteristics of Troop Contributors to Peace Operations and Implications for Global Capacity
Richmond, UN Peace Operations and the Dilemmas of the Peace-building Consensus
Vayrynen, “Gender and UN peace Operations”