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Estpeace2008
Provides crucial and contemporary information about antagonism and reconciliation within both the public and private realms.
Editor(s): Lester R. Kurtz
Entries: 295
Images: 292
People: 22

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Preface
Guide to the Encyclopedia
Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Foreword by Johan Galtung
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Aged Population, Violence and Nonviolence Toward

Introduction Violence: Abuser and Abused Physical Violence Psychological Violence Financial Violence Cultural Financial...

Aggression and Altruism

Definitional Complexities Cultural Variation in Aggression and Altruism Aggression and Altruism in Relation to Social Distance ...

Aggression, Psychology of

Introduction Conceptions of Aggression Situational Determinants of Aggression Persistent Dispositions to Aggression Conclusion...

Ahimsa

See Nonharmfulness (Ahimsa) in Classical Indian Thought ...

Alliance Systems

Alliances Defined Alliances in Theory Alliances in Practice Paths for Future Research Further Reading Glossary ...

Al-Qaeda and 9–11

See Terrorism ...

Animal Behavioral Studies, Non-Primates

Why Natural Selection Can Produce Aggressive Behavior Understanding Aggression in Animals: Game Theory in Evolutionary Studies ...

Animal Behavioral Studies, Primates

Definitions Functions of Aggression Conflict, Competition, and Aggression Aggression in a Social Context The Control of...

Animals, Violence Toward

Hunting in Pre-Agricultural Societies Domestication and Traditional Agriculture Hunting for Pleasure Suffering as Entertainment ...

Anthropology of Violence and Conflict, Overview

Overview Classic Ethnographic Studies Studies in Religion, Witchcraft, and Sorcery Modes of Settling Conflicts, Including Ritual ...

Architecture, Sustainable Peace Building

See Sustainable Peace Building Architecture ...

Arms Control

Arms Control: Definitions, Theory, and Aims Arms Control before World War II Post-World War II Arms Control The Baruch Plan and...

Arms Control and Disarmament Treaties

Arms Control Negotiations: A Historical Overview Bilateral Nuclear Arms Control and Disarmament Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons ...

Arms Production, Economics of

Introduction Terms and Data The Global Arms Industry: Size and Structure The Characteristics of the Arms Market Post-Cold War...

Arms Trade, Economics of

Introduction Economic and Security Considerations Historical Evolution Change and Continuity in the Economics of Arms Transfers ...