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Peace Psychology A Comprehensive Introduction

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ISBN-10: 0521547857

ISBN-13: 9780521547857

Edition: 2006

Authors: Herbert H. Blumberg, A. Paul Hare, Anna Costin

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A comprehensive introduction to the rapidly growing research area of peace psychology. Both a topic in its own right and studied within courses on peace studies, conflict studies and subsidiaries of psychology, international relations and politics, peace psychology is a practically and theoretically important area. This textbook covers the whole research literature focusing on research since the end of the cold war but also incorporating aspects of earlier literature which retain contemporary relevance. The content includes an introductory chapter outlining the growth of the field and continues to cover interdisciplinary practice (international relations, education, feminist studies and…    
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Book details

Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/7/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 394
Size: 6.02" wide x 8.98" long x 0.94" tall
Weight: 1.408
Language: English

Anna Costin is a journalist with Jane's Information Group, London where she writes and reports on terrorism and security issues.

The scope, structure and content of this book
Trends in peace psychology
Interdisciplinary practice
Government policy and international relations
The feminist approach
Philosophy, ethics and religion
Primary psychological topics
Developmental issues: children and adolescents
Theory and practice related to primary psychological topics: attitudes, psychodynamics, cognition and images, and aggression
Language and communication
Core topics in peace and environmental studies
Conflict resolution
Emergency decisions, crisis management and the effects of conflicts
Nonviolence and peace movements
Peacemaking, wars and crises
The Middle East, Russia and other specific areas
Sustainable development
Terrorist threats
Victims of terrorism