This conceptual paper provides a background document for the research project on ‘Understanding the Tipping Points of Urban Conflict’ (UTP). Its objective is twofold: first, to briefly outline the objectives of the project; and second, to elaborate on the conceptual framework underpinning the research.
Moser, C.; Horn, P. Understanding the tipping point of urban conflict : conceptual framework paper. Global Urban Research Centre, University of Manchester, (2011) 18 pp. [Understanding the tipping point of urban conflict : violence, cities and poverty reduction in the developing world working paper. Series number 1.]