Pioneers in Arts, Humanities, Science, Engineering, Practice

Elise Boulding: A Pioneer in Peace Research, Peacemaking, Feminism, Future Studies and the Family

From a Quaker Perspective

Editors: Boulding, J. Russell (Ed.)

  • Includes new biographic material and the first complete bibliography of Boulding’s written works

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About this book

This series of four volumes honors the lifetime achievements of the distinguished activist and scholar Elise Boulding (1920–2010) on the occasion of her 95th birthday. This first anthology documents the breadth of Elise Boulding’s contributions to Peace Research, Peacemaking, Feminism, Future Studies, and Sociology of the Family. Known as the “matriarch” of the twentieth century peace research movement, she made significant contributions in the fields of peace education, future studies, feminism, and sociology of the family, and as a prominent leader in the peace movement and the Society of Friends. 

About the authors

Elise Boulding taught at the University of Colorado, Boulder from 1967 to 1978 and at Dartmouth College from 1978 to 1985, and was instrumental in the development of peace studies programs at both institutions.  She was a co-founder of the International Peace Research Association (1964), the Consortium on Peace Research Education and Development (1970), and various peace and women’s issues-related committees and working groups of the American Sociological Association and International Sociological Association.Elise Boulding (1920–2010) was the “mother” of peace research globally and served as Secretary General of the International Peace Research Association (IPRA).

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Biographical Information About Elise Boulding

    Boulding, J. Russell

    Pages 3-19

  • Bibliography of Elise Boulding’s Published and Selected Unpublished Writings

    Boulding, J. Russell

    Pages 21-49

  • Other Scholars and Activists on Elise Boulding

    Boulding, J. Russell

    Pages 51-74

  • Peace Research: The New Intellectual Frontier (1963)

    Boulding, J. Russell

    Pages 77-81

  • The Dialectics of Peace (1990)

    Boulding, J. Russell

    Pages 83-90

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-31364-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-31363-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Elise Boulding: A Pioneer in Peace Research, Peacemaking, Feminism, Future Studies and the Family
Book Subtitle
From a Quaker Perspective
Editors
  • J. Russell Boulding
Series Title
Pioneers in Arts, Humanities, Science, Engineering, Practice
Series Volume
6
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-31364-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-31364-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-31363-4
Series ISSN
2509-5579
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 178
Number of Illustrations and Tables
11 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
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