Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2016

264 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199301034

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The Puzzle of Peace

The Evolution of Peace in the International System

Gary Goertz, Paul F. Diehl, and Alexandru Balas

  • Reconceptualizes peace as more than the absence of war
  • Provides the first data set on peace in the international system
  • Only study to systematically trace the evolution of peace in the international system
  • Offers a theory for the rise of peace based on the management of territorial conflict facilitated by various international norms and conflict management institutions

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