Peacemaking in International Conflict: Methods and Techniques / Edition 1

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This updated and expanded edition of the highly popular volume originally published in 1997 describes the tools and skills of peacemaking that are currently available and critically assesses their usefulness and limitations.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781929223664
  • Publisher: United States Institute of Peace Press (USIP Press)
  • Publication date: 11/28/2007
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 460
  • Sales rank: 666,030
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

I. William Zartman is the Jacob Blaustein professor of international organization and conflict resolution and director of the African Studies and Conflict Management programs at the Johns Hopkins University's Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, D.C.
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Table of Contents

Foreword Richard H. Solomon vii

Introduction: Toward the Resolution of International Conflicts I. William Zartman 3

Part 1 Mapping the Field

1 The Conflict Resolution Field: Origins, Growth, and Differentiation Louis Kriesberg 25

2 Social-Psychological Dimensions of International Conflict Herbert C. Kelman 61

Part 2 Approaches to Peacemaking

3 Negotiating in the International Context Daniel Druckman 111

4 Mediation in International Conflicts: Theory, Practice, and Developments Jacob Bercovitch 163

5 Adjudication: International Arbitral Tribunals and Courts Richard B. Bilder 195

6 Interactive Conflict Resolution Ronald j. Fisher 227

7 Religion and Peacebuilding Cynthia Sampson 273

Part 3 Education and Training

8 Addressing Conflict through Education Pamela R. Aall Jeffrey W. Helsing Alan C. Tidwel 327

9 Dealing with Conflict: The Contributions of Training George F. Ward J. Michael Lekson 355

Part 4 Positive and Negative Inducements in Foreign Plolicy

10 Sanctions and Stability Pacts: The Economic Tools of Peacemaking David Cortright 385

11 The Role of Force in Peacemaking Jane Holl Lute 419

Conclusion: The Use of Methods and Techniques in a Conflict's Lifespan I. William Zartman 465

About theContributors 479

Index 485

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