ISBN-10:
0415947618
ISBN-13:
9780415947619
Pub. Date:
10/30/2003
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Keeping The Peace / Edition 1

Keeping The Peace / Edition 1

by Graham Kemp, Douglas P. Fry

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Keeping The Peace / Edition 1

This collection of ethnographies discusses how non-violent values and conflict resolution strategies can help to create and maintain peace.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415947619
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/30/2003
Series: War and Society Series
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Forewordix
Prefacexiii
Introductory Notexvii
1.The Concept of Peaceful Societies1
2.A Positive Concept of Peace11
3.Contentious But Not Violent: The Hopi of Northern Arizona19
4.Restraint and Ritual Apology: The Rotumans of the South Pacific35
5.Respect for All: The Paliyans of South India53
6.Multiple Paths to Peace: The "La Paz" Zapotec of Mexico73
7.Resolving Conflict Within the Law: The Mardu Aborigines of Australia89
8.Putting a Stone in the Middle: The Nubians of Northern Africa105
9.Keeping the Peace in an Island World: The Sama Dilaut of Southeast Asia123
10.A Model of Peacefulness: Rethinking Peace and Conflict in Norway149
11.Cautious, Alert, Polite, and Elusive: The Semai of Central Peninsular Malaysia167
12.Conclusion: Learning from Peaceful Societies185
References205
Glossary219
Contributors227
Index229

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