Nils Petter Gleditsch: Pioneer in the Analysis of War and Peace

by Nils PetterĀ Gleditsch

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This book presents Nils Petter Gleditsch, a staff member of the Peace Research Institute of Oslo (PRIO) since 1964, a former editor of the Journal for Peace Research (1983-2010), a former president of the International Studies Association (2008-2009) and the recipient of several academic awards as a pioneer in the scientific analysis of war and peace. This unique anthology covers major themes in his distinguished career as a peace researcher. An autobiographical, critical retrospective puts his work on conflict and peace into a broader context, while a comprehensive bibliography documents his publications over a period of nearly 50 years. Part II documents his wide-ranging contributions on globalization, democratization and liberal peace, on international espionage, environmental security, climate change and conflict and on the decline of war and more generally of violence as a tool in conflict.

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Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2015
Pages
181
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319038193
ISBN10
3319038192
ISBN13 Digital
9783319038209
ISBN10 Digital
3319038206
PDF Size
3.1 MB
License
CC BY-NC

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