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Contribution to Book
War, Discourse, and Peace
Discourses of War and Peace (2013)
  • Adam Hodges, Carnegie Mellon University
Abstract
Humans never engage in war without the mediating force of discourse. From the rhetorical saber rattling that precedes conflict through the diplomatic overtures that sue for peace, discourse plays an integral role in the outbreak, conduct and disputation of armed political conflict around the world. This chapter provides an introduction to this volume, which examines specific contexts around the world in which discourse operates in the service of war or to build alternative visions of peace.
Publication Date
2013
Editor
Adam Hodges
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Citation Information
Adam Hodges. "War, Discourse, and Peace" New YorkDiscourses of War and Peace (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/adamhodges/47/