|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.90(d)|
About the Author
Randall Amster, J.D., Ph.D., is Director of the Program on Justice and Peace at Georgetown University, and serves as Executive Director of the Peace and Justice Studies Association. His articles have appeared in journals including Peace Review, Contemporary Justice Review, and the Journal of Sustainability Education, and he has been a regular contributor to online publications including Common Dreams, Huffington Post, and Truthout. Among his works in the field of peace studies are the co-edited volumes Building Cultures of Peace: Transdisciplinary Voices of Hope and Action (2009) and Exploring the Power of Nonviolence: Peace, Politics, and Practice(2013).
Table of Contents
Introduction From the War Economy to Peace Ecology
1 Scarcity, Abundance, and Structural Peace
2 The Triumph of the Commons
3 Back to Basics: Reclaiming Life’s Essentials
4 Free at Last: Empathy, Solidarity, and the Gift Economy
5 Flirting with Disaster: Community Resilience in Times of Crisis
6 Resource Conflicts, or Sustainable Collaborations?
7 Transborder Peace Ecology
8 Collective Reenchantment
Conclusion Restabilizing the Habitat and Ourselves