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Approaches to Peace: A Reader in Peace Studies

Approaches to Peace: A Reader in Peace Studies - 3rd edition

Approaches to Peace: A Reader in Peace Studies - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780199949151

ISBN10: 0199949158

Approaches to Peace: A Reader in Peace Studies by David P. Barash - ISBN 9780199949151
Edition: 3RD 14
Copyright: 2014
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 2014
International: No
Approaches to Peace: A Reader in Peace Studies by David P. Barash - ISBN 9780199949151

ISBN13: 9780199949151

ISBN10: 0199949158

Edition: 3RD 14

Summary

Approaches to Peace: A Reader in Peace Studies, Third Edition, provides a unique and interdisciplinary sampling of key articles focusing on the diverse facets of peace and conflict studies. Featuring both classic and contemporary work, it enables students to read highly influential articles while also introducing them to the most current perspectives in the field. Timeless classics from Leo Tolstoy, Martin Luther King, Jr., Gandhi, and Henry David Thoreau are included alongside contemporary pieces. Updated to address current concerns, the third edition incorporates fourteen newreadings.
Ideal on its own as a foundation text in any introductory peace studies course, Approaches to Peace, Third Edition, is also compact enough to use as a supplement with more specialized readings. Each selection is prefaced by a short introduction highlighting the authors background, the works historical context, and the selections significance in terms of the ''big picture.'' Study questions and a list of suggested readings at the end of each selection also provide useful resources for students.

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