Oliver Jütersonke

Oliver Jütersonke is Head of Research for the Centre on Conflict, Development, and Peacebuilding at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, and Research Associate at the Zurich University Centre for Ethics. His current research interests include the history of ideas in international relations; conceptualizations of sovereignty; and the social and spatial dynamics of violence, particularly in urban settings. Recent publications include (with Robert Muggah) “Rethinking Stabilization and Humanitarian Action in ‘Fragile Cities,’” in Ben Perrin, ed., Modern Warfare: Armed Groups, Private Militaries, Humanitarian Organizations,
and the Law (2012); (with Moncef Kartas), “Ethos of Exploitation: Insecurity and Predation in Madagascar,” in Small Arms Survey 2011: States of Security (2011); and Morgenthau, Law and Realism (2010).