Books in category Political Science – Peace

  • Resolving Structural Conflicts

    Resolving Structural Conflicts
    Richard E. Rubenstein

    This book analyses how certain types of social systems generate violent conflict and discusses how these systems can be transformed in order to create the conditions for positive peace.

  • UN Peacekeeping Doctrine in a New Era

    UN Peacekeeping Doctrine in a New Era
    Cedric de Coning, Chiyuki Aoi, John Karlsrud

    This edited volume offers a thorough review of peacekeeping theory and reality in contemporary contexts, and aligns the two to help inform practice.

  • Peace Parks

    Peace Parks
    Saleem Hassan Ali

    After an historical and theoretical overview that explores economic, political, and social theories that support peace parks concept, and discussion of bioregional management for science and economic development, the book presents case …

  • Taiwan s Transformation

    Taiwan’s Transformation
    John J. Metzler

    This book presents a cogent but comprehensive review of Taiwan’s socio-economic transformation from a Japanese colony to a thriving East Asian mini-state.

  • Teaching Contested Narratives

    Teaching Contested Narratives
    Zvi Bekerman, Michalinos Zembylas

    Through a detailed analysis, Teaching Contested Narratives reveals the works of identity, historical narratives and memory as these are enacted in classroom dialogues, canonical texts and school ceremonies.

  • Making Peace Prevail

    Making Peace Prevail
    Alice Ackermann

    The first in-depth account of how Macedonia-one of the few examples of successful preventive diplomacy-held onto peace during the violent breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s.

  • Creativity and Conflict Resolution

    Creativity and Conflict Resolution
    Tatsushi Arai

    This book explores how creative ways of resolving social conflicts emerge, evolve, and subsequently come to be accepted or rejected in inter-group relations.

  • The Ethics of War and Peace

    The Ethics of War and Peace
    Helen Frowe

    The glossary has been expanded to cover the full range of relevant terminology. This is the ideal textbook for students of philosophy and politics approaching this important area for the first time.

  • Fragile Frontiers

    Fragile Frontiers
    Saroj Kumar Rath

    Investigative and introspective, this book offers a lucid and graphic account of the ill-fated day and traces the changing dynamics of terror in South Asia.

  • Critical Security Studies

    Critical Security Studies
    Columba Peoples, Nick Vaughan-Williams

    Critical Security Studies introduces students to the sub-field through a detailed yet accessible survey of evolving approaches and key issues. This new edition contains two new chapters and has been fully revised and updated.

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