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Peace Philosophy in Action - Candice C. Carter

Peace Philosophy in Action

Hardcover Published: 18th October 2010
ISBN: 9780230622401
Number Of Pages: 232

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This book documents recent and historical events in the theoretically-based practice of peace development. Its diverse collection of essays describes different aspects of applied philosophy in peace action, commonly involving the contributors' continual engagement in the field, while offering support and optimal responses to conflict and violence. This study has never been timelier, as the omnipresence of conflict and the widespread opportunities to respond to them with nonviolence and peace practices.

List of Figure and Tablesp. vii
Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Introductionp. 1
Political Applications
Peace Philosophy of Gandhi: Reality, Evolution, and Application in the First Decade of the Twenty-First Centuryp. 7
War Renunciation and Abolishment by Japanp. 21
Retooling Peace Philosophy: A Critical Look at Israel's Separation Strategyp. 43
Curricular Applications
History Curriculum with Multiple Narrativesp. 79
Pluralism and Transformative Social Studies "Us and Them": Challenges for the Indian Classroomp. 105
Peace Education in Elementary Teacher Education of Tamilnadup. 141
Program Applications
Restorative Practices for Reconstructionp. 163
Cosmopolitanism as a Philosophical Foundation of Post-Yugoslav Peace Studies in Higher Educationp. 185
Children Are Made to Love: Liberation Education in Indiap. 205
Conclusionp. 213
Contributorsp. 217
Indexp. 221
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ISBN: 9780230622401
ISBN-10: 0230622402
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 232
Published: 18th October 2010
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 14.61  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.36
Edition Number: 1