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Published: 12 July 2017

320 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190637590

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Approaches to Peace

Fourth Edition

David P. Barash

  • Presents both classic and contemporary readings on the causes of war and ways to advance peace and justice
  • Provides interdisciplinary coverage of the issues, featuring a wide variety of voices and perspectives
  • Incorporates study questions and suggested readings at the end of every chapter

New to this Edition:

  • Updated to address current concerns, featuring ten new readings on resource scarcity and climate change; disarmament and employment; reforming the UN; jihad; Christianity and environmentalism; globalism; feminist politics; non-violence; empire versus democracy; and the human cost of economic growth
  • A new preface reflecting on the importance of peace studies in the age of Trump