Books in category Political Science – Peace

  • Urban Crime Prevention Surveillance and Restorative Justice

    Urban Crime Prevention, Surveillance, and Restorative Justice
    Paul Knepper, Jonathan Doak, Joanna Shapland

    Going beyond the conventional methods for crime reduction The book addresses these topics within a larger framework of social technology, defined as coordinated action derived from an organized field of knowledge to achieve a particular …

  • Promoting Peace with Information

    Promoting Peace with Information
    Dan Lindley

    But how is transparency provided, how does it actually work, and how effective is it in preserving or restoring peace? This text provides answer to these questions". –Publisher's description.

  • Handbook of Conflict Analysis and Resolution

    Handbook of Conflict Analysis and Resolution
    Dennis J.D. Sandole, Sean Byrne, Ingrid Sandole-Staroste, Jessica Senehi

    This major Handbook comprises cutting-edge essays from leading scholars in the field of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (CAR).

  • Stable Peace Among Nations

    Stable Peace Among Nations
    Arie Marcelo Kacowicz

    This book builds on the original conceptualization of stable peace by Kenneth Boulding and adds contemporary theoretical and empirical understandings of its nature, causes, conditions, dimensions, and prospects for consolidation and …

  • Human Rights

    Human Rights
    Gordon DiGiacomo

    The volume begins with an outline of the history of human rights before moving on to discuss such important topics as the relationship between political institutions and rights protection, rights issues pertaining to specific communities, …

  • Peace as a Women s Issue

    Peace as a Women’s Issue
    Harriet Hyman Alonso

  • Africa s New Peace and Security Architecture

    Africa’s New Peace and Security Architecture
    Ulf Engel, Jo√£o Gomes Porto

    This volume offers an informed and critical analysis of the operationalization and institutionalization of the peace and security architecture by the African Union and Africa's Regional Economic Communities (RECs).

  • The De Radicalization of Jihadists

    The De-Radicalization of Jihadists
    Omar Ashour

    The book also analyzes cases of de-radicalization failure. The two questions that the book highlights and attempts to answer are Why? and How?

  • Zum Soldaten geboren Milit√ rische Sozialisation und politische Ideologien

    Zum Soldaten geboren? Militärische Sozialisation und politische Ideologien
    Steffi Osterburg

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich Soziologie – Krieg und Frieden, Milit√§r, Note: 1,3, Freie Universit√§t Berlin (Soziologisches Institut), Veranstaltung: Gewalt und Geschlechterarrangements in Jugend(sub)kulturen, 9 Quellen im …

  • Peacekeeping and the International System

    Peacekeeping and the International System
    Honorary Research Fellow School in International Relations Norrie MacQueen, Norrie MacQueen

    This is essential reading for all undergraduates on politics, international relations and contemporary history programmes. It is also an excellent resource for taught postgraduate courses in these subject areas.

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