×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Cultures of Peace: The Hidden Side of History / Edition 1
     

Cultures of Peace: The Hidden Side of History / Edition 1

by Frederico Mayer, Elise Boulding
 

See All Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0815628323

ISBN-13: 9780815628323

Pub. Date: 05/28/2000

Publisher: Syracuse University Press

In 12 new and revised essays, Boulding (sociology, Dartmouth College) synthesizes her study of civil society over the past half a century, focusing on cultures and societies of peace to balance the emphasis of most academic attention on violence. She examines structural violence in terms of the major institutional obstacles to a more peaceful future, including the

Overview

In 12 new and revised essays, Boulding (sociology, Dartmouth College) synthesizes her study of civil society over the past half a century, focusing on cultures and societies of peace to balance the emphasis of most academic attention on violence. She examines structural violence in terms of the major institutional obstacles to a more peaceful future, including the tension between the states and the people trapped inside them, the tension between the technosphere and the biosphere, between global systems and local know how, and the overall effects of global militarization on human security. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815628323
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Series:
Peace and Conflict Resolution Series
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
347
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.82(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews