The Psychology of Peace: An Introduction / Edition 2

The Psychology of Peace: An Introduction / Edition 2

by Rachel M. MacNair
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0313397236

ISBN-13: 9780313397233

Pub. Date: 11/30/2011

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Despite our advances in technology and education, we still live in a world permeated by violence. This introductory textbook in the field of peace psychology addresses the psychological causes of violence and nonviolence, conflict resolution, nonviolent struggle, and the confluence of public policy and private lifestyles.

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Despite our advances in technology and education, we still live in a world permeated by violence. This introductory textbook in the field of peace psychology addresses the psychological causes of violence and nonviolence, conflict resolution, nonviolent struggle, and the confluence of public policy and private lifestyles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313397233
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/30/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
268
Sales rank:
762,117
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Series Forewordvii
Introductionix
1Psychological Causes of Violence1
2Psychological Effects of Violence31
3Psychological Causes of Nonviolence57
4Psychological Effects of Nonviolence87
5Conflict Resolution109
6Nonviolent Struggle and Social Movements133
7Public Policy Issues of Violence161
8Gentle Lives and Culture191
A Short Chronology of Peace Psychology213
References219
Index229

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