Books in category Political Science – Peace

  • Responses to Disasters and Climate Change

    Responses to Disasters and Climate Change
    Michele Companion, Miriam S. Chaiken

    This book uses case studies from around the globe to demonstrate ways that communities have fostered resilience to mitigate the impacts of climate change.

  • Women at the Hague

    Women at the Hague
    Jane Addams, Emily Greene Balch, Alice Hamilton

    Examination of women's involvement and influence during the World War I pacifist movement resulting from the 1915 Hague International Congress of Women.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Bosnia and the New Collective Security

    Bosnia and the New Collective Security
    Elinor Camille Sloan

    This work examines two complex and interrelated topics: the role of peacekeeping and related operations in managing nontraditional crises, and the international community's response to the recent conflict in Bosnia.

  • Protracted Refugee Situations

    Protracted Refugee Situations
    Gil Loescher, James Milner

    Protracted refugee populations not only constitute over 70% of the world's refugees but are also a principal source of many of the irregular movements of people around the world today.

  • The Vulnerable Subject

    The Vulnerable Subject
    Amanda Russell Beattie, Kate Schick

    This collection proposes an agonistic approach to international ethics and politics, eschewing a rationalism that radically privileges white Western conceptions of the world and that actively oppresses alternative voices.

  • 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.

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