The Logic of Violence in Civil War

@inproceedings{Kalyvas2000TheLO,
  title={The Logic of Violence in Civil War},
  author={Stathis N. Kalyvas},
  year={2000}
}
Introduction 1. Concepts and definitions 2. Pathologies 3. Barbarism 4. A theory of irregular war I: collaboration 5. A theory of irregular war II: control 6. The logic of indiscriminate violence 7. A theory of selective violence 8. Empirics I: comparative evidence 9. Empirics II: microcomparative evidence 10. Intimacy 11. Cleavage and agency Conclusion. 

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