Publications Moe

Forthcoming 2020. “From Liberal Interventionism to Stabilization: Towards a New Consensus on Norm- Downsizing in Interventions in Africa”, Global Constitutionalism 9(2) (with Geis, Anna)

2020. “Hybridity and Friction in Organizational Politics: New Perspectives on the African Security Regime Complex” (introduction to special issue), Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding 14(2), pp. 148-170 (with Geis, Anna)

2018. “Counterinsurgency, Knowledge Production and the Traveling of Coercive Realpolitik Between Colombia and Somalia”, Cooperation & Conflict 53(2), pp.193-215 (with Müller, Markus-Michael)

2018. “Counterinsurgency in the Somali territories: the ‘grey zone’ between peace and pacification”, International Affairs 94(2)

2018. “Peacebuilding in an era of pragmatism: introduction”, International Affairs 94(2), (with Stepputat, Finn)

2016. “The Strange Wars of Liberal Peace: Hybridity, Complexity and the Governing Rationalities of Counterinsurgency in Somalia,” Peacebuilding 4(1), pp. 99-117

2015. “Responding to Radicalization – Exporting the Dilemmas” in Hvidt, Nanna & Hans Mouritzen (eds.), Danish Foreign Policy Yearbook 2015, Copenhagen: DIIS, pp. 71-102. (with Andersen, Lars Erslev)

2015. “Global eller Regional Jihad? Foreign Fighters og al-Qaida retorik i al-Shabaabs nationalistiske oprørskamp,” in Politica 47(2), pp. 234-251 (with Andersen, Lars Erslev)

2015. “Resilience as Warfare: Interventions and the Militarization of the Social in Haiti and Somalia, Kriminologisches Journal 47(4), pp. 279-296 (with Müller, Markus-Michael).

2014. “The Simultaneity of Authority in Hybrid Orders,” in Peacebuilding 3(1), pp. 1-16 (with Albrecht, Peter)

2013. “Custom, Contestation and Co-operation: Peace and Justice Promotion in  Somaliland,” Conflict, Security & Development 13(4), pp. 393-416 (with Vargas Simojoki, Maria)

2011. “Hybrid and ‘Everyday’ Political Ordering: Constructing and Contesting Legitimacy in Somaliland,” Journal of Legal Pluralism 63, pp. 143-178

2020. “Hybridity and Friction in Organizational Politics: New Perspectives on the African Security Regime Complex” special issue Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding 14(2), co-edited with Geis, Anna available online

2018. “Beyond Liberal Peace? Assessing the ‘Pragmatic Turn’ in Peacebuilding”, Special Section, International Affairs 94(2), co-edited with Stepputat, Finn

2017. Reconfiguring Intervention: Complexity, Resilience and the “Local Turn” in Counterinsurgent Warfare. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, co-edited with Müller, Markus-Michael

2015. Protection and (In)Security beyond the State, co-edited with Hoffmann, Kasper, DIIS Report 2015 (01)

2019. “Clear, Hold, Build…a ‘Local’ State: Counterinsurgency and Territorial Orders in Somalia”, in Lemay-Hébert, Nicolas (ed.), Handbook of Intervention and Statebuilding, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 151-160.

2019. “Somaliland”, in Özerdem, Alpaslan and Roger MacGinty (eds.), Comparing Peace Processes, London: Routledge, pp. 255-269.

2017.“Introduction: Complexity, Resilience and the “Local Turn” in Counterinsurgency”, in Moe, Louise. W. and Markus-Michael Müller (eds.) Reconfiguring Intervention: Complexity, Resilience and the ‘Local Turn’ in Counterinsurgent Warfare. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (with Müller, Markus-Michael)

2017. “Counterinsurgent Warfare and the Decentering of Sovereignty in Somalia” in Moe, Louise W. and Markus-Michael Müller (eds.) Reconfiguring Intervention: Complexity, Resilience and the ‘Local Turn’ in Counterinsurgent Warfare. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan

2015. “Hybridity and Simultaneity in the Global South,” in Paul Jackson (ed.), Handbook on Security and Development, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 332-349. (with Albrecht, Peter)

2015. “Security in Somaliland: Between Decentred Stabilisation and External Intervention,” in Hoffmann, Kasper and Louise Moe (eds.), Protection and (In)Security beyond the State, DIIS Report 2015 (01)

2014. “Hybrid Governance: New Possibilities and Dilemmas,” in Stepputat, Finn (ed.), New Approaches to Aid in Conflict-Affected Countries and Fragile Situations, DIIS report 2014 (26)

2013. “Relationality and Pragmatism in Peacebuilding: Reflections on Somaliland,” in Wren Chadwick, Tobias Debiel and Frank Gadinger (eds.), 2013, Relational Sensibility and the Turn to the Local: Prospects for the Future of Peacebuilding, Global Dialogues 2, Center for Global Cooperation Research: 44-54

2012. “Towards New Approaches to Statehood and Governance in Africa: the Somali Crisis Reconsidered,” in Cornelissen, Scarlett, Fantu Cheru and Timothy M. Shaw (eds.), Africa and International Relations in the Twenty-First Century: Still Challenging Theory? Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 87-105

2011. “The Role of Traditional Authorities in State and Governance Building in Somaliland,” in Dijkema, Claske, Karine Gatelier, Ivan Samson and Josiane Tercinet (eds.), Rethinking the Foundations of the State. An Analysis of Post-Crisis Situations, Brussels: Bruylant, pp. 167-180


2018. “Between war and peace: capacity building and inclusive security in the grey zone”, the Global PublicPolicy Institute’s PeaceLab blog, 30 May 2018,
2018. “Improving security in the grey zone between war and peace”, International Affairs Blog, April 23 2018,
2017. “The Politics of Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism. Finding Local Solutions to Global Problems”, DIIS Policy Brief,
2017. “Policing in Practices in a Global Perspective”, DIIS Policy Brief, Peter Albrecht, Maya Mynster Christensen, Mette-Louise Johansen, Helene Maria Kyed, Paul Mutsaers, Dennis Pauschinger, Finn Stepputat, Francesco Colona, Jairo Matallana-Villarreal, Louise Wiuff Moe, Naomi von Stapele, Anna Warburg, Morten Koch Andersen,
2013. Addressing Legitimacy Issues in Fragile Post-Conflict Situations to Advance Conflict Transformation and Peace-building: Somaliland Report, Berghof Foundation Research Report (project Addressing legitimacy issues in fragile post-conflict situations to advance conflict transformation and peacebuilding).
2013. Somalia og al-Shabaab efter Westgate, DIIS Comment,
2012. “Supporting local peace building and access to justice: traditional leaders as drivers for change?” in Fadal, M (ed.), Reflections and lessons of Somaliland’s two decades  of sustained peace, statebuilding and democratization, SORADI/Heinrich Böll Stiftung (with Maria Vargas Simojoki)
2010. Addressing State Fragility in Africa: A need to Rethink Conventional Wisdom? FIIA Report 22, Finnish Institute of International Affairs and Crisis Management Initiative.
2009. Negotiating Political Legitimacy: the Case of Post-conflict State Formation in Somaliland, Issues Paper no. 10, Centre for International Governance and Justice, Canberra: Australian National University,


Letzte Änderung: 21. June 2020