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Abolishing war

cultures and institutions

by Elise Boulding

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Published by Boston Research Center for the 21st Century in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War and society.,
  • War and civilization.,
  • Conflict management.,
  • Peaceful change (International relations),
  • Disarmament.,
  • Non-governmental organizations.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementdialogue with peace scholars, Elise Boulding and Randall Forsberg.
    ContributionsForsberg, Randall., Boston Research Center for the 21st Century.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM554 .B68 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination124 p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL395417M
    ISBN 101887917039
    LC Control Number98074360
    OCLC/WorldCa40591202

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The case for war abolition is weakened by the. Published inthis book is now most useful as a historical look at the Peace Movement in the late 80s. The sense of optimism that Stassen conveys has certainly been altered by the events of 9/11 and the subsequent "War on Terror" as well as 4/5.

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