Peace Studies

Strategic Nonviolent Power: The Science of Satyagraha (Global Peace Studies)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at May 4, 2017
Strategic Nonviolent Power: The Science of Satyagraha (Global Peace Studies)

Strategic Nonviolent Power: The Science of Satyagraha (Global Peace Studies) by Mark A. Mattaini
English | Nov. 14, 2013 | ISBN: 1927356415 | 328 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Strategic Nonviolent Power proposes that the route to what Gandhi described as the "undreamt of and seemingly impossible discoveries" of nonviolent resistance is the application of rigorous science.

Ex-Combatants, Gender and Peace in Northern Ireland  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at June 27, 2017
Ex-Combatants, Gender and Peace in Northern Ireland

Ex-Combatants, Gender and Peace in Northern Ireland: Women, Political Protest and the Prison Experience by Azrini Wahidin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137363290 | 253 Pages | PDF | 9.7 MB

This book explores the contours of women's involvement in the Irish Republican Army, political protest and the prison experience in Northern Ireland.

War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at May 4, 2017
War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea

War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea by Jan Eichler
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137601493 | 210 pages | PDF | 2,8 MB

War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at April 26, 2017
War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea

War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea by Jan Eichler
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137601493, 9781137601490, B01N2SCQIT | 210 Pages | PDF | 2.76 MB
Peace by Peaceful Means: Peace and Conflict, Development and Civilization (International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO))

Peace by Peaceful Means: Peace and Conflict, Development and Civilization (International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO)) by Johan Galtung
English | 1996 | ISBN: 0803975104, 9780803975101 | 292 Pages | PDF | 7.38 MB
Healing the Body Politic: El Salvador's Popular Struggle for Health Rights from Civil War to Neoliberal Peace

Healing the Body Politic: El Salvador's Popular Struggle for Health Rights from Civil War to Neoliberal Peace (Studies in Medical Anthropology) by Professor Sandy Smith-Nonini
English | Mar. 1, 2010 | ISBN: 0813547350 | 330 Pages | PDF | 1.73 MB

Incorporating investigative journalism and drawing on interviews with participants and leaders, Sandy Smith-Nonini examines the contested place of health and development in El Salvador over the last two decades. Healing the Body Politic recounts the dramatic story of radical health activism from its origins in liberation theology and guerrilla medicine during the third-world country's twelve-year civil war, through development of a remarkable "popular health system," administered by lay providers in a former war zone controlled by leftist rebels.

Regions of War and Peace [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Feb. 19, 2017
Regions of War and Peace [Repost]

Douglas Lemke - Regions of War and Peace
Published: 2002-01-21 | ISBN: 0521007720, 0521809851 | PDF | 256 pages | 0.78 MB

War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Dec. 28, 2016
War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea

War, Peace and International Security: From Sarajevo to Crimea by Jan Eichler
English | 19 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 1137601493 | 210 Pages | PDF | 2.76 MB

This book examines and explains the dialectic of war and peace between the outbreak of WWI and the Russian annexation of Crimea in 2014. The theoretical inspiration is built upon Galtung’s concept of negative and positive peace, Aron´s distinction between strategy and diplomacy, and Carr´s theory of periodization.

Methodologies in Peace Psychology: Peace Research by Peaceful Means  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 26, 2016
Methodologies in Peace Psychology: Peace Research by Peaceful Means

Diane Bretherton, Siew Fang Law - Methodologies in Peace Psychology: Peace Research by Peaceful Means
Published: 2015-09-03 | ISBN: 331918394X | PDF | 454 pages | 6.2 MB

Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace Ecology Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Oct. 11, 2016
Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace Ecology Perspective

Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace Ecology Perspective
Springer | Ecosystems | Nov. 09 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319309897 | 192 pages | pdf | 3.72 mb

Editors: Brauch, H.G., Oswald Spring, Ú., Bennett, J., Serrano Oswald, S.E. (Eds.)
Addresses global environmental challenges
Focuses on the nexus between biodiversity, water, food, energy, and waste
Deals with structural violence, the tyranny of small decisions and emotional dimensions of ecological peacebuilding
Offers perspectives on sustainable peace by moving toward sustainability transition