Oliver Walton

Dr

  • 3 EAST 3.21

  • UK United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

20082020
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Research Output 2008 2019

2019

Marginal gains: Borderland dynamics in post-war Nepal

Walton, O., Goodhand, J. & Thapa, D. (ed.), 6 Mar 2019, The Politics of Change: Reflections on Contemporary Nepal. Asia Foundation, p. 66-87 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2018
2 Citations (Scopus)
125 Downloads (Pure)

Beyond disaster framing: exploring multi-mandate INGOs’ representations of conflict

Walton, O., 2018, In : Third World Quarterly. 39, 4, p. 642-660 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
disaster
communication
empirical analysis
nongovernmental organization
non-governmental organization

Borderlands and Peacebuilding: A view from the Margins

Walton, O. (ed.), Plonski, S. (ed.), Yousef, Z. (ed.), Goodhand, J. (ed.) & Meehan, P. (ed.), 1 Nov 2018, London: Conciliation Resources. 84 p. (Accord Insight; no. 4)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

Introduction: Conflict and peace in borderlands

Walton, O. & Plonski, S., 1 Nov 2018, Borderlands and Peacebuilding: A view from the margins. London, U. K., (Accord Insight; no. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Living on the Margins: The Role of Borderland Brokers in Post-War Transitions

Walton, O., Goodhand, J. & Pollock, L., 2018

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

Nepal
Sri Lanka
research project
economic research
social research

Madhesi borderland brokers in Nepal's post-war transition

Walton, O., Goodhand, J., Karn, S. & Jha, K., 1 Nov 2018, Borderlands and peacebuilding: A view from the margins. Walton, O., Yousef, Z., Plonski, S., Meehan, P. & Goodhand, J. (eds.). London, U. K.: Conciliation Resources, (Accord Insight; no. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017
93 Downloads (Pure)

Mediating the margins: the role of brokers and the Eastern Provincial Council in Sri Lanka’s post-war transition

Goodhand, J., Klem, B. & Walton, O., 2017, In : Third World Thematics. 1, 6, p. 817-836 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
center-periphery
Sri Lanka
decentralization
mobilization

The Tangled Politics of Postwar Justice in Sri Lanka

Goodhand, J. & Walton, O., Apr 2017, In : Current History. 116, 789, p. 130-135 6 p., 1401.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Justice
Sri Lanka
2016

2015: the year in elections

Ferrero, J., Walton, O. & Kennedy, P., 1 Jan 2016, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
election
expert
leader
80 Downloads (Pure)

Timing and sequencing of post-conflict reconstruction and peacebuilding in Sri Lanka

Walton, O., 23 Jun 2016, Building Sustainable Peace: Timing and Sequencing of Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Peacebuilding. Langer, A. & Brown, G. (eds.). Oxford, U. K.: Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
19 Citations (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Understanding contemporary challenges to INGO legitimacy: integrating top-down and bottom-up perspectives

Walton, O., Davies, T., Thrandardottir, E. & Keating, V., Dec 2016, In : Voluntas. 27, 6, p. 2764–2786

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
legitimacy
mismatch
critic
human rights
democracy
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)
66 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Tamil
legitimation
genocide
diaspora
Sri Lanka
4 Downloads (Pure)

Humanitarian NGOs: Dealing with authoritarian regimes

Walton, O., Nov 2015, Centre for Development Studies, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 42).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
File
28 Downloads (Pure)

Sri Lanka

Walton, O., 26 Nov 2015, Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy (3rd ed.): 3 volume set. Dubnick, M. J. & Bearfield, D. A. (eds.). 3rd ed. London, U. K.: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

File
Sri Lanka
civil war
exclusion
patrimonialism
governance
2014

Dealing with authoritarian regimes

Walton, O. E., 2014, Handbook on Humanitarian Action. London, U. K.: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)
99 Downloads (Pure)

Learning lessons or unearthing truths? Using evidence to inform mediation policy

Walton, O. E., 8 May 2014, In : Civil Wars. 16, 1, p. 46-64 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
mediation
learning
evidence
quantitative method
qualitative method
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

'Everything is Politics’: understanding the political dimensions of NGO legitimacy in conflict-affected regions

Walton, O., 30 Nov 2013, Charities in the Non-Western World: The Development and Regulation of Indigenous and Islamic Charities. Brown, R. A. & Pierce, J. (eds.). Abingdon, U.K.: Routledge, p. 19 39 p. (Routledge Charities Studies Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
2012
4 Citations (Scopus)

Between war and the liberal peace: the politics of NGO peacebuilding in Sri Lanka

Walton, O., Feb 2012, In : International Peacekeeping. 19, 1, p. 19-34 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sri Lanka
non-governmental organization
peace
politics
peace process

Incentives to the private sector and early recovery: helpdesk research report

Walton, O., 2012, Birmingham, U. K.: University of Birmingham.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Early warning indicators of violent conflict: helpdesk report

Walton, O., 2011, Birmingham, U. K.: University of Birmingham.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Evidence for the effectiveness of a process approach: helpdesk research report

Walton, O., 2011, Birmingham, U. K.: University of Birmingham.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Public vs private power: Non-Governmental Organizations and international security

Goodhand, J. & Walton, O., 2011, Routledge Handbook of Diplomacy and Statecraft. McKercher, B. J. C. (ed.). Oxford, U. K.: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2010

Conflict prevention in Sri Lanka 2002-7: case study for DFID's 'What price peace?' project

Walton, O. & Keen, D., 2010, (Unpublished) DFID.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

In the balance: civil society and the peace process 2002-2008

Walton, O. & Sarravanmuttu, P., 2010, Conflict and peacebuilding in Sri Lanka: caught in the peace trap?. Goodhand, J., Korf, B. & Spencer, J. (eds.). Oxford, U. K.: Routledge, (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

The limits of liberal peacebuilding? International engagement in the Sri Lankan peace process

Goodhand, J. & Walton, O., Nov 2009, In : Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding. 3, 3, p. 303-323 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008