By Evelyn M. Simien
By Evelyn M. Simien
By Pascha Bueno-Hansen
By Venessa Garcia,Patrick McManimon
By Inger Skjelsboek,Dan Smith
- Will the political empowerment of ladies give a contribution to a extra peaceable international?
The position of gender has been more and more famous as relevant to the research and research of the usually male domain names of struggle and diplomacy.
This e-book explores the major function of gender in peace examine, clash solution and foreign politics. instead of easily 'add gender' the purpose is to go beyond various disciplinary limitations and conceptual methods to supply a extra built-in foundation for destiny examine. To this finish it uniquely combines theoretical chapters along empirical case reports to illustrate the significance of a gender standpoint to either conception and perform in clash solution and peace research.
The theoretical chapters discover the gender courting and have interaction with the numerous stereotypical dichotomies like femininity and peace and masculinity and struggle. The case examine chapters (drawing on examples from South the US, South Asia and Europe, together with former Yugoslavia) flow past theoretical critique to target concerns like sexual violence in warfare, the function of girls in army teams and peacekeeping operations and the impression of a 'critical mass' of ladies in political decision-making.
Gender, Peace and Conflict will offer a useful survey and new insights to a primary sector of up to date study. it will likely be crucial analyzing for teachers, scholars and practitioners throughout peace reviews, clash answer and overseas politics.
By Catherine Blatier
By Gian Paolo Prandstraller
By AA. VV.,Marco Buemi,Massimo Conte,Gabriele Guazzo
By Lois Presser
Criminologists are basically considering the research of activities that violate present legislation. yet a growing to be quantity have all started studying crimes as activities that inflict damage, whatever the applicability of felony sanctions. while they query normal definitions of crime as law-breaking, students of crime have few theoretical frameworks with which to appreciate the etiology of damaging motion.
In Why We Harm, Lois Presser scrutinizes bills of acts as diversified as genocide, environmental degradation, conflict, torture, terrorism, murder, rape, and meat-eating for you to boost an unique theoretical framework with which to think about destructive activities and their reasons. In doing so, this well timed publication provides a normal concept of injury, revealing the commonalities among activities that impose pain and reason destruction.
Harm is equipped on tales during which the objectives of injury are lowered to one-dimensional characters—sometimes a deadly foe, occasionally even more benign, yet nonetheless a projection of our personal issues and pursuits. In our tales of damage, we're approved to do the damaging deed and, while, are powerless to behave in a different way. bankruptcy through bankruptcy, Presser examines statements made via perpetrators of a large choice of damaging activities. showing significantly assorted from each other firstly look, Presser identifies the logics they percentage that encourage, legitimize, and maintain them. From that time, she maps out techniques for decreasing harm.
By John Dear
These are the questions John pricey, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and speed e Bene employees member poses in his most recent booklet, The Nonviolent existence. He specializes in 3 very important points at the direction towards turning into humans of nonviolence - being nonviolent towards ourselves; being nonviolent to all others (including production and creatures); and becoming a member of the worldwide grassroots move of nonviolence. After thirty years of preaching the Gospel of nonviolence John says he hasn't ever chanced on a booklet that perfectly captures those the most important parts of nonviolent dwelling. based on John, “most humans choose one or of those dimensions, yet few do all 3. To develop into a completely rounded, 3 dimensional individual of nonviolence we have to do all 3 simultaneously.”
In this booklet, John expensive explores the robust trip of nonviolence rooted within the Christian imaginative and prescient of affection. He additionally bargains dialogue questions through the ebook making it perfect for research teams looking to move deeper into the nonviolent existence. Order your replica this present day and trip with John alongside the trail of the nonviolence.
Published through velocity e Bene Press