Charles Robert Butcher

National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago

Postdoctoral Fellow

520 Castle Street

Dunedin, NSW 9010

New Zealand

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

DOWNLOADS

877

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

A Two-Stage Approach to Predicting Genocide and Politicide Onset in a Global Dataset

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2014
School of Politics & International Relations - Australian National University, National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
Downloads 340 (106,434)
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Elections and Political Instability: Ballots to Bullets, Voting to Violence?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2012
School of Politics & International Relations - Australian National University, National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
Downloads 158 (223,461)

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elections, political instability, ethnic fractionalization

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Military Strategy and the Offense-Defense Balance in Symmetric Civil Wars

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2013
Charles Robert Butcher
National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago
Downloads 125 (269,116)

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civil war, strategy, security studies, offense-defense balance

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Elections, Ethnicity and Political Instability

Charles Butcher and Benjamin E. Goldsmith. "Elections, Ethnicity, and Political Instability", Comparative Political Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Aug 2016
Charles Robert Butcher and Benjamin E. Goldsmith
National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago and School of Politics & International Relations - Australian National University
Downloads 94 (327,442)

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Elections, Political instability, Ethnic fractionalization, Ethnic polarization, Civil war, Coups d'etat, Mass killing

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Known Knowns and Known Unknowns: Ambiguity Aversion and Foreign Military Intervention

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Mar 2012
Charles Robert Butcher
National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago
Downloads 51 (454,295)

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civil war, intervention, ambiguity aversion, prospect theory, subjective expected utility

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Manufacturing Dissent: Economic Structure and the Onset of Major Nonviolent Resistance Campaigns

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jun 2013
Charles Robert Butcher and Isak Svensson
National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago and Uppsala University - Department of Peace and Conflict Research
Downloads 46 (474,519)
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Nonviolence, resistance, insurgency, resources

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Mapping the International System(s) of the 19th and 20th Centuries: A Contribution to Existing Datasets on Sovereign States

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Mar 2012
Ryan Griffiths and Charles Robert Butcher
affiliation not provided to SSRN and National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago
Downloads 40 (500,740)

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sovereignty, states, system membership, correlates of war, new states, 19th century states

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Explaining Political Jujitsu: Institutional Building and the Outcomes of Regime Violence Against Unarmed Protests

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Jul 2013
Jonathan Sutton, Charles Robert Butcher and Isak Svensson
National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago, National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago and Uppsala University - Department of Peace and Conflict Research
Downloads 23 (593,773)

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nonviolence, backfire, repression, mobilization