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Peacemaking : from practice to theory
(2012)
  • Andrea Bartoli, Ph.D., Seton Hall University
Abstract
Peacemaking: From Practice to Theory is about seeing, knowing, and learning peacemaking as it exists in the real world. Built on the premise that peacemaking is among the most elemental of human experiences, this seminal work emphasizes the importance of practice and lived experiences in understanding the process and learning what works to nurture peace. To appropriately reflect the diversity of peacemaking practices, challenges, and innovations, these two volumes bring together many authors and viewpoints. The first volume consists of two sections: "Peacemaking in Practice" and "Towards an Inclusive Peacemaking;" the second of two additional sections: "New Directions in Peacemaking" and "Interpreting Peacemaking." As the title states, the work moves peacemaking beyond mere theory, showcasing peacemaking efforts produced, recorded, recognized, and understood by a variety of individuals and institutions. In doing so, it refocuses the study of peacemaking and guides readers to a systematic understanding and appreciation of the practices of peacemakers around the globe.
Keywords
  • Peace-building,
  • Case studies
Publication Date
2012
Editor
Susan Allen Nan, Zachariah Cherian Mampilly, and Andrea Bartoli
Publisher
Praeger
Series
Praeger security international
ISBN
9780313375774
Citation Information
Andrea Bartoli. Peacemaking : from practice to theory. Santa Barbara(2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/andrea-bartoli/3/