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Building peace

overcoming violence in communities

by Mary Yoder Holsopple

  • 256 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by WCC Publications in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Violence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [106]-109).

    StatementMary Yoder Holsopple, Ruth E. Krall, and Sharon Weaver Pittman.
    SeriesRisk book ;, no. 108, Risk book series ;, no. 108.
    ContributionsKrall, Ruth E., Pittman, Sharon Weaver., World Council of Churches.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT736.4 .H75 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination109 p. ;
    Number of Pages109
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3462173M
    ISBN 102825414263
    LC Control Number2005419899
    OCLC/WorldCa58918803

    Making War and Building Peace examines how well United Nations peacekeeping missions work after civil war. Statistically analyzing all civil wars since , the book compares peace processes that had UN involvement to those that didn't. Michael Doyle and Nicholas Sambanis argue that each mission must be designed to fit the conflict, with the. Summary of The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace by John Paul Lederach Summary written by Michelle Maiese, Conflict Research Consortium Note: We also have a shorter review and another summary that is quite different in focus. Citation: Lederach, John Paul. The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace. Oxford, MA: Oxford University Press,

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    This book seeks to examine how successful models of building 'peace from within' in the African context function. It draws emerging lessons to provide critical recommendations on policy, practice and academia - our primary audience. Justice in Conflict The Effects of the International Criminal Court's Interventions on Ending Wars and Building Peace Mark Kersten. Investigates the relationship between peace and justice, a complicated and neglected area of study.


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