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The Resource Peace and conflict studies, David P. Barash, Charles P. Webel

Peace and conflict studies, David P. Barash, Charles P. Webel

Label
Peace and conflict studies
Title
Peace and conflict studies
Statement of responsibility
David P. Barash, Charles P. Webel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Second Edition of Peace and Conflict Studies sets a new market standard with its accessible introduction and comprehensive exploration of important historical and recent world events - including new coverage of topics such as terrorism, truth and reconciliation processes, and the clash of civilizations. Authors David P. Barash and Charles P. Webel present an unbiased look at issues related to peace and conflict studies to assist students and professionals in forming personal and social opinions based on fact." "This text is invaluable for students and professors in peace and conflict studies, psychology, sociology, international relations, comparative politics, history, political philosophy, and religion and others, such as peace educators, researchers, and activists, who are Interested in gaining a solid foundation in this vital area of study."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barash, David P
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Webel, Charles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peace
  • War
  • Arms control
  • Conflict management
Label
Peace and conflict studies, David P. Barash, Charles P. Webel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. I.
  • Promise of Peace, the Problems of War.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Meanings of Peace.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Meanings of Wars.
  • p. 13
  • 3.
  • Terrorism Versus Counterterrorism: A War Without End?.
  • p. 43
  • 4.
  • Special Significance of Nuclear Weapons.
  • p. 67
  • Pt. II.
  • Reasons for Wars.
  • p. 91
  • 5.
  • Individual Level.
  • p. 97
  • 6.
  • Group Level.
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • State Level.
  • p. 149
  • 8.
  • Decision-Making Level.
  • p. 169
  • 9.
  • Ideological, Social, and Economic Levels.
  • p. 191
  • Pt. III.
  • Building "Negative Peace".
  • p. 219
  • 10.
  • Peace Movements.
  • p. 221
  • 11.
  • Diplomacy, Negotiations, and Conflict Resolution.
  • p. 243
  • 12.
  • Disarmament and Arms Control.
  • p. 263
  • 13.
  • International Cooperation.
  • p. 287
  • 14.
  • Peace Through Strength?.
  • p. 319
  • 15.
  • International Law.
  • p. 339
  • 16.
  • Ethical and Religious Perspectives.
  • p. 353
  • Pt. IV.
  • Building Positive Peace.
  • p. 371
  • 17.
  • Human Rights.
  • p. 373
  • 18.
  • Ecological Well-Being.
  • p. 397
  • 19.
  • Economic Well-Being.
  • p. 419
  • 20.
  • National Reconciliation.
  • p. 445
  • 21.
  • Nonviolence.
  • p. 457
  • 22.
  • Toward a More Peaceful Future.
  • p. 479
  • Author Index.
  • p. 489
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 495
Control code
ocn191882037
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvii, 523 p.
Isbn
9781412961202
Lccn
2008004780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Peace and conflict studies, David P. Barash, Charles P. Webel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. I.
  • Promise of Peace, the Problems of War.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Meanings of Peace.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Meanings of Wars.
  • p. 13
  • 3.
  • Terrorism Versus Counterterrorism: A War Without End?.
  • p. 43
  • 4.
  • Special Significance of Nuclear Weapons.
  • p. 67
  • Pt. II.
  • Reasons for Wars.
  • p. 91
  • 5.
  • Individual Level.
  • p. 97
  • 6.
  • Group Level.
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • State Level.
  • p. 149
  • 8.
  • Decision-Making Level.
  • p. 169
  • 9.
  • Ideological, Social, and Economic Levels.
  • p. 191
  • Pt. III.
  • Building "Negative Peace".
  • p. 219
  • 10.
  • Peace Movements.
  • p. 221
  • 11.
  • Diplomacy, Negotiations, and Conflict Resolution.
  • p. 243
  • 12.
  • Disarmament and Arms Control.
  • p. 263
  • 13.
  • International Cooperation.
  • p. 287
  • 14.
  • Peace Through Strength?.
  • p. 319
  • 15.
  • International Law.
  • p. 339
  • 16.
  • Ethical and Religious Perspectives.
  • p. 353
  • Pt. IV.
  • Building Positive Peace.
  • p. 371
  • 17.
  • Human Rights.
  • p. 373
  • 18.
  • Ecological Well-Being.
  • p. 397
  • 19.
  • Economic Well-Being.
  • p. 419
  • 20.
  • National Reconciliation.
  • p. 445
  • 21.
  • Nonviolence.
  • p. 457
  • 22.
  • Toward a More Peaceful Future.
  • p. 479
  • Author Index.
  • p. 489
  • Subject Index.
  • p. 495
Control code
ocn191882037
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvii, 523 p.
Isbn
9781412961202
Lccn
2008004780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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