by Herbert H. Blumberg, A.Paul Hare and Anna Costin - £44.99 Cambridge University Press (2006)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780521547857 | ISBN 10: 0521547857
A comprehensive introduction to the rapidly growing research area of peace psychology. Both a topic in its own right and studied within courses on peace studies, conflict studies and subsidiaries of psychology, international relations and politics, peace psychology is a practically and theoretically important area.
This textbook covers the whole research literature, focusing on studies since the end of the Cold War but also incorporating aspects of earlier literature which retain contemporary relevance. The content includes an introductory chapter outlining the growth of the field, and goes on to cover interdisciplinary practice, primary psychological topics, core topics from peace studies and terrorism. This is a unique textbook that will appeal to students and practitioners alike.
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