Many of the publications below are behind the paywall of academic publishing. If you do not have access to these, please do not hesitate to contact me on email (or through researchgate).
Klem, B. (2018) Book review of Seoighe’s “War, Denial and Nation-Building in Sri Lanka”, Contemporary South Asia, forthcoming.
Klem, B. (2018) Book review of Schonthal’s “Buddhism, Politics and the Limits of Law: The Pyrrhic Constitutionalism of Sri Lanka”, Journal of Law and Religion, forthcoming.
Klem, B. and S. Maunaguru (2018) ‘Public Authority under Sovereign Encroachment: Community Leadership in War-Time Sri Lanka’, Modern Asian Studies, 52(3): 784-814.
Klem, B. and B. Suykens (2018) ‘The Politics of Order and Disturbance: Public Authority, Sovereignty and Violent Contestation in South Asia’, introduction to a special issue in Modern Asian Studies, 52(3): 753-783.
Klem, B. (2017) Elite bargains and political deals project: Sri Lanka case study. Report commissioned by the Stabilisation Unit or the British government.
Klem, B (2018) “The problem of peace and the meaning of ‘post-war’”, Conflict, Security & Development, 18(3): 233-255.
Klem, B. and S. Maunaguru (2017) ‘Insurgent Rule as Sovereign Mimicry and Mutation: Governance, Kingship and Violence in Civil Wars’, Comparative Studies in Society and History, 59(3): 629-656.
Goodhand, J., B. Klem and O. Walton (2017) ‘Mediating the Margins: The Role of Brokers and the Eastern Provincial Council in Sri Lanka’s Post-war Transition’, Third World Thematics, 1(6): 817-836.
Spencer, J., J. Goodhand, S. Hasbullah, B. Klem, B. Korf, and T. Silva (2015) Checkpoint, Temple, Church and Mosque: A Collaborative Ethnography of War and Peace. London: Pluto.
Klem, B. (2015) ‘Showing one’s colours: The political work of elections in post-war Sri Lanka,’ Modern Asian Studies, 49(4): 1091-1121.
Klem, B. (2014) ‘The political geography of war’s end: Territorialisation, circulation, and moral anxiety in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka’, Political Geography, 38(1): 33-45.
Goodhand, J, B. Klem, and S. Sørbø (2014) ‘Battlefields of method: Evaluating Norwegian peace efforts in Sri Lanka,’ in B. Bull, M. Kennedy-Chouane and O. Winckler (eds) Evaluation Methodologies for Aid in Conflict, pp. 61-84. London: Routledge.
Klem, B. (2013) ‘Everyday ethnicity in Sri Lanka: Up-Country Tamil Identity Politics’, Pacific Affairs, 86(4): 939-940.
Klem, B. (2012) ‘In the Eye of the Storm: Sri Lanka’s Front-Line Civil Servants in Transition’, Development and Change, 43(3): 695-717.
Klem, B. (2012) In the Wake of War: The Political Geography of Transition in Eastern Sri Lanka. PhD dissertation at the University of Zurich, Switzerland.
Klem, B. (2011) ‘Aid, Peacebuilding and the Resurgence of War: Buying Time in Sri Lanka’, Civil Wars, 13(4): 470-472.
Frerks, G. and B. Klem (2011) ‘Muddling the Peace Process: The Political Dynamics of the Tsunami, Aid and Conflict’, in J. Goodhand, B. Korf, and J. Spencer (eds) Conflict and Peacebuilding in Sri Lanka: Caught in the Peace Trap? pp. 168-182. London: Routledge.
Klem, B. (2009) ‘Identity Politics, Peacebuilding and Foreign Involvement in Sri Lanka’, Dynamics of Asymmetric Conflict, 2(2): 128-131.
Goodhand, J, B. Klem and G. Sørbø (2011) Pawns of Peace: Evaluation of Norwegian Peace Efforts in Sri Lanka, 1997-2009. Report 5/2011 Evaluation, commissioned by NORAD.
Klem, B. (2011) ‘Islam, Politics and Violence in Eastern Sri Lanka,’ Journal of Asian Studies, 70(3):730-753.
Klem, B., R. Pieneman, and S. Kamerling (2011) ‘Lessen van de Srilankaanse tragedie: een voorproefje van mondiale veranderingen op het gebied van veiligheid en ontwikkeling?’ Internationale Spectator, 65(10): 539-534.
B. Korf, S.H. Hasbullah, P. Hollenbach and B. Klem (2010) ‘The commodification of good intentions in post-tsunami Sri Lanka,’ Disasters, 34(S1): S60-S77.
J. Goodhand, B. Korf and B. Klem (2009) ‘Religion, conflict and boundary politics in Sri Lanka,’ European Journal for Development Research, 21(5): 679-898.
G. Frerks and B. Klem (2011) ‘The politics of the tsunami, aid and conflict,’ in: J. Goodhand, B. Korf and J. Spencer (eds.) Conflict, aid and peacebuilding in Sri Lanka: Caught in the peace trap? pp. 168-182. London: Routledge.
B. Klem and P. Douma with G. Frerks, G. Gompelman and S. van Laar (2008) The role of NGOs in DDR processes: Synthesis Study. The Hague: Cordaid.
G. Frerks, G. Gompelman and S. van Laar with B. Klem (2008) The role of NGOs in DDR processes: Afghanistan Case Study. The Hague: Cordaid.
P. Douma and S. van Laar with B. Klem (2008) The role of NGOs in DDR processes: DR Congo Case. The Hague: Cordaid.
B. Klem with P. Douma and S. van Laar (2008) Study The role of NGOs in DDR processes: Sierra Leone Case Study. The Hague: Cordaid.
B. Klem and S. van Laar (2008) ‘An Afghan and Liberian case study on civil-military interaction in post-conflict recovery,’ in M. Bollen and B. Rietjens (eds) Civil-military interfaces: A shared platform for experience and research, pp. 129-146. London: Ashgate.
B. Klem and G. Frerks (2007) Evaluatie Stabiliteitsfonds: 2004-2005. Wageningen/Amsterdam: WUR/BKR (in Dutch, with English summary).
G. Frerks, B. Klem, S. van Laar and M. van Klingeren (2006) Civil-military action in Afghanistan and Liberia. Utrecht/Amsterdam: UU/BKR.
B. Klem (2006) Possible Sri Lankan Futures and Patterns of Displacement. Writenet report for UNHCR.
G. Frerks and B. Klem (2006) A Study into the Use of Peace Conditionalities in the Sri Lankan Peace Process. The Hague: Clingendael.
B. Klem (2006) ‘The story of ZOA Refugee Care in Sri Lanka,’ in B. Schennink and G. van der Haar (eds) Working on peace-building and conflict prevention: Experiences and dilemmas of Dutch NGOs. Amsterdam: Dutch University Press.
J. Goodhand and B. Klem with D. Fonseka, S.I. Keethaponcalan, and S. Sardesai (2005) Aid, peace and conflict in Sri Lanka. Washington DC: The Asia Foundation.
G. Frerks and B. Klem (2005) Post-tsunami Rehabilitation in War-torn Sri Lanka, CRU Policy Brief. Clingendael.
L. Schulpen and B. Klem (2005) Handboek internationale samenwerking. Amsterdam: KIT Publishers. (in Dutch)
G. Frerks and B. Klem (2004) Sri Lankan Discourses of Peace and Conflict. The Hague: Clingendael.
B. Klem and R. van der Kolk (2004) Children’s Play. (A film on a children’s reconciliation festival in Jaffna, Sri Lanka)