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Peace Research and Peacebuilding

Authors: Alger, Chadwick F

  • Author is a distinguished scholar on issues concerning peace research and peace building
  • Distinguished researcher for international relations (former president of the ISA)
  • Distinguished peace researcher (former secretary general of the IPRA)
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This is the third volume to commemorate the 90th birthday of the distinguished scholar Chadwick F. Alger to honor his lifetime achievement in international relations, as President of the International Studies Association (1978-1979) and as Secretary General of the International Peace Research Association (1984-1987). After a brief introduction by Chad F. Alger this volume presents six of his key texts on Peace Research and Peacebuilding, covering “The quest for peace: What are we learning?”;  “The Emerging Toolchest for Peacebuilders”; “Peace Studies as a Transdisciplinary Project”; “Challenges for Peace Researchers and Peace Builders in the Twenty-First Century: Education and Coordination of a Diversity of Actors in Applying What We Are Learning”; “The escalating peace potential of global governance”, “There Are Peacebuilding Tasks for Everybody”, and “What Should Be the Foundations of Peace Education?”

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction: Peace Research and Peacebuilding

    Alger, Chadwick F.

    Pages 1-3

  • The Quest for Peace: What Are We Learning?

    Alger, Chadwick F.

    Pages 5-30

  • The Expanding Toolchest for Peacebuilders

    Alger, Chadwick F.

    Pages 31-53

  • Challenges for Peace Researchers and Peace Builders in the Twenty-First Century: Education and Coordination of a Diversity of Actors in Applying What We are Learning

    Alger, Chadwick F.

    Pages 55-67

  • Peace Studies as a Transdisciplinary Project

    Alger, Chadwick F.

    Pages 69-90

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eBook $39.99
price for USA (gross)
valid through October 16, 2017
  • ISBN 978-3-319-00503-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $49.99
price for USA
valid through October 16, 2017
  • ISBN 978-3-319-00502-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Peace Research and Peacebuilding
Authors
Series Title
Texts and Protocols
Series Volume
9
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-00503-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-00503-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-00502-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 151
Number of Illustrations and Tables
3 b/w illustrations, 2 illustrations in colour
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