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Security without weapons : rethinking violence, nonviolent action, and civilian protection / M.S. Wallace.

Author:
Wallace, M. S. (Mary S.) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017, , ©2017]
Description:
xi, 261 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Challenging the distinction between legitimate and illegitimate violence in a world of contested and contingent moral frameworks -- Questioning the efficacy of violence -- Enacting conviction and provisionality through nonviolent action : difference, responsibility to the other(s), and the nonviolent coercion or transformation of the opponent -- Confronting wrongs, creating wrongs : official discourses and the legitimation of violence -- Making sense of violence : media accounts and combatants' understandings -- Assessing armed and unarmed strategies : toward a psycho-discursive theory of civilian protection and violence prevention -- Rethinking protection : nonvioent peaceforce in Sri Lanka.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781138944862 (hardcover)
  • 1138944866 (hardcover)
  • (electronic book)
LCCN:
2016024139
OCLC:
936350244
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