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Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict


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3rd Edition 2022

Hrsg. v. Lester Kurtz


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Elsevier Science

Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict

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Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict, Third Edition, Four Volume Set provides timely and useful information about antagonism and reconciliation in all contexts of public and personal life, from the interpersonal to the global. Building on the highly-regarded 1st and 2nd editions (1999, 2008), and publishing at a time of increasing conflict and violent behavior the world over, this book is an essential reference for students and scholars working in the social scientific study of peace and conflict, criminology, public policy and international relations, as well as for those seeking to explore alternatives to violence and share visions and strategies for social justice and change. Covering topics as diverse as Sexual Assault, Terrorism, Arms Control, Nonviolent Movements, Child Abuse, Folklore, and Political Assassinations, the Encyclopedia comprehensively addresses an extensive information area in over 250 transdisciplinary, cross-referenced and authoritatively authored articles.

Key Features

  • Includes approximately 260 authoritative multidisciplinary articles – an increase of 40 from the previous edition
  • Presents articles authored by leading scholars in the field, ensuring a geographically diverse contributor team
  • Contains two brand new sections - "Legal Studies" and "Gender and Women's Studies" - alongside revised and updated content
  • Provides an article outline and glossary of key terms at the beginning of each article


Researchers, students and postgraduates of social sciences, including disciplines such as humanities, cultural studies, politics, criminology, ethics, sociology, law and history; Teachers and lecturers in the above areas, policy makers, government/civil service individuals

Table of Contents

  • Conflict Analysis
  • Overviews
  • Conflict Theories
  • Legal and Political Theories
  • Historical Analysis
  • Public Health and Psychology
  • Environment and Climate

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