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Peace Research: Theory and Practice / Edition 1

Peace Research: Theory and Practice / Edition 1

by Peter Wallensteen
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ISBN-13: 9780415580892
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/08/2011
Series: Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution Series
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Peter Wallensteen holds the Dag Hammarskjöld Chair of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University, Sweden and is the Richard G. Starmann Sr. Professor of Peace Studies at the Kroc Institute, University of Notre Dame, USA. He leads Uppsala Conflict Data Program and a program on sanctions. He is author of many papers and articles, as well as several books, including Understanding Conflict Resolution (3rd edn, 2011), a leading textbook.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Making Peace Researchable 1. Making Peace Researchable 2. The Uppsala Code of Ethics for Scientists Part 2: Knowing War – Understanding History 3. War in Peace Research 4. Four Models of Major Power Politics: Geopolitik, Realpolitik, Idealpolitik and Kapitalpolitik 5. Major Power, Confrontation and War, 1816-1976 6. Universalism vs. Particularism. On the Limits of Major Power Order 7. Global Governance in A New Age: The UN between P 1, G2 and A New Global Society Part 3: Towards Conflict Resolution Analysis 8. Widening the Researchable: Conflict, Resolution and Prevention 9. The Uppsala Conflict Data Program, 1978-2010: The Story, the Rationale and the Program 10. Conflict Prevention: Methodology for Knowing the Unknown 11. Armed Conflict and Peace Agreements 12. Dag Hammarskjöld and the Psychology of Diplomacy Part 4: Sanctions and Peace Research 13. Sanctions and Peace Research 14. A Century of Economic Sanctions: A Field Revisited 15. Sanctions and Peace Building. Lessons from Africa Part 5: Academics in Peacemaking 16. Academics in Peacemaking 17. The Strengths and Limits of Academic Diplomacy: the Case of Bougainville 18. An Experiment in Academic Diplomacy: The Middle East Seminar in 1990. Bibliography

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