Interfaith Just Peacemaking: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim by Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite

Interfaith simply Peacemaking is a amassed paintings via 27 Jewish, Muslim and Christian students and non secular leaders at the ten 'practice norms' of the peacemaking paradigm known as 'Just Peace.'Just Peace thought, just like the paradigm it so much resembles, simply battle conception, is an inventory of particular practices which are utilized to concrete contexts.

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Media and Technology in Emerging African Democracies by Cosmas Uchenna Nwokeafor, Kehbuma Langmia

By Cosmas Uchenna Nwokeafor, Kehbuma Langmia

Media and expertise in rising African Democracies is a customary textual content that might supply scholars a chance to familiarize themselves with the very best literature in media expertise impression in rising African democracies with correct focus on details and conversation expertise (ICT). This textbook is a set of essays that could be used as basic studying for classes on mass media expertise, and data conversation expertise (ICT). it's also compatible as supplementary studying in media and politics, political technological know-how and classes that target political communique, and company conversation. The booklet serves as a reference advisor to mass media students, improvement communique specialists, executive leaders, and diplomats attracted to media evaluation, most significantly because it relates to African democratic dispensations. The booklet comprises contributions through students whose study pursuits in media and its suitable influence on African democratic process have stirred significant educational discourse. The chapters span numerous social technological know-how disciplines, giving scholars, execs, and govt organizations a chance to work out demanding situations from an interdisciplinary standpoint.

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Reconciling Indonesia: Grassroots agency for peace by Birgit Bräuchler

By Birgit Bräuchler

Indonesia has been torn through enormous inner conflicts during the last decade. The absence of functioning nationwide instruments of reconciliation and the usually restricted good fortune of an across the world demonstrated ‘reconciliation toolkit’ of fact commissions and legislations enforcement, justice and human rights, forgiveness and amnesty, calls for us to interrogate in most cases held notions of reconciliation and transitional justice. Reconciling Indonesia fills significant gaps within the literature on Indonesia and peace and clash reports extra regularly: the forget of grassroots employer for peace and the usually missed collective and cultural measurement of reconciliation.

Bringing jointly students from around the globe, this quantity attracts upon multi-disciplinary theoretical views, large fieldwork and activists' adventure, and explores the ways that reconciliation connects with concerns like civil society, gender, faith, culture, tradition, schooling, heritage, displacement and function. It covers assorted components of Indonesia, from Aceh within the West to the Moluccas within the East, and offers with a wide number of conflicts and violence, equivalent to communal violence, terrorist assaults, secessionist conflicts, localized small-scale conflicts, and the mass violence of 1965-66. Reconciling Indonesia bargains new understandings of grassroots or bottom-up reconciliation techniques and hence is going past widespread political and felony methods to reconciliation.

Reconciling Indonesia is necessary interpreting for students, activists and a person attracted to present advancements in Indonesia and the wider area and in new ways to peace and clash research.

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No War, No Peace: The Rejuvenation of Stalled Peace by Roger Mac Ginty

By Roger Mac Ginty

Some of the peace approaches and peace accords over the last decade have ushered in terrible caliber of peace that makes little distinction to the safety and traditional of dwelling of electorate in post-peace accord societies. This ebook investigates stalled and dysfunctional peace methods and peace accords in societies experiencing civil wars. utilizing a serious and comparative point of view, it deals thoughts for rejuvenating and re-orientating stalled peace procedures and peace accords in order that they are extra in a position to foster sustainable and inclusive peace.

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Conflict After the Cold War: Arguments on Causes of War and by Richard K. Betts

By Richard K. Betts

 Edited by means of probably the most well known students within the box, Richard Betts' Conflict After the chilly War assembles vintage and modern readings on enduring difficulties of foreign safeguard.

Offering huge ancient and philosophical breadth, the rigorously selected and excerpted decisions during this renowned reader aid scholars have interaction key debates over the way forward for battle and the hot types that violent clash will take. Conflict After the chilly War encourages nearer scrutiny of the political, fiscal, social, and army elements that force struggle and peace.

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