Justice And Violence: Political Violence, Pacifism And Cultural Transformation (Ethics and Global Politics)

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Author: Allan Eickelmann (Editor), Eric Nelson (Editor), Tom Lansford (Editor)
Publishing House: Ashgate Pub Co
Publishing Year: 2010

Description:

“Justice and Violence” brings together a fascinating and varied volume that focuses on the ethics of both political violence and pacifism. By incorporating historical, geopolitical and cultural case studies, this volume is a unique look at a comparative analyses of these two phenomena and contending world views. This volume is a must read for political scientists, ethicists, historians, sociologists, anthropologists and policy analysts. As we move deeper into the twenty-first century, the contradictory and conflicting forces of globalization and cultural fragmentation make it increasingly crucial to give serious consideration to the issues raised in this volume.