The reading reviews are brief critical reviews of the assigned readings. They sh


The reading reviews are brief critical reviews of the assigned readings. They should include a succinct summary of the main argument(s) made by the author(s). They should also include your critical analysis of the readings. In your critical analysis, questions you may wish to consider include, but are not limited to, the following: What is the main theoretical contribution of this article? How does it fit into the overall themes of the course and/or the specific theme of the week? How well does the article integrate theory and empirical data? What do you consider to be the main strengths and weaknesses of the article? The reviews must be no more than one page in lengthJ. Malan, “Understanding Transitional Justice in Africa,” in D.J. Francis (ed.), Peace and Conflict in Africa, 2008, Ch. 8, pp. 133-147R.I. Rotberg, “Peacekeeping and the Effective Prevention of War,” in R.I. Rotberg et al., Peacekeeping and Peace Enforcement in Africa, 2000, Ch. 1, pp. 1-15