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The Resource Security Without Weapons : Rethinking violence, nonviolent action, and civilian protection, M.S. Wallace

Security Without Weapons : Rethinking violence, nonviolent action, and civilian protection, M.S. Wallace

Label
Security Without Weapons : Rethinking violence, nonviolent action, and civilian protection
Title
Security Without Weapons
Title remainder
Rethinking violence, nonviolent action, and civilian protection
Statement of responsibility
M.S. Wallace
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
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Wallace, M. S.,
Dewey number
327.1/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Interventions
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  • Civil War (Sri Lanka : 1983-2009)
  • Humanitarian intervention
  • War
  • Violence
  • Nonviolence
  • Humanitarian intervention
  • War
  • Violence
  • Nonviolence
  • Sri Lanka
Target audience
adult
Label
Security Without Weapons : Rethinking violence, nonviolent action, and civilian protection, M.S. Wallace
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Challenging the distinction between legitimate and illegitimate violence in a world of contested and contingent moral frameworks -- Challenging assumptions about the necessity and efficacy of violence for defense, protection, and victory -- The conviction and provisionality of nonviolent action : coercion and transformation in nonviolent struggle, nonviolent intervention, and nonviolent defense -- Confronting wrongs, creating wrongs : official discourses and the legitimation of violence in Sri Lanka -- Making sense of violence : media accounts and combatants' understandings -- Assessing violent and nonviolent alternatives for confronting the violence of Sri Lanka's civil war : toward a psycho-discursive theory of civilian protection and violence prevention -- Security without weapons : rethinking protection through the work of Nonviolent Peaceforce in Sri Lanka
Control code
ocn960038619
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317369905
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
1 illustration
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960038619
Label
Security Without Weapons : Rethinking violence, nonviolent action, and civilian protection, M.S. Wallace
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Challenging the distinction between legitimate and illegitimate violence in a world of contested and contingent moral frameworks -- Challenging assumptions about the necessity and efficacy of violence for defense, protection, and victory -- The conviction and provisionality of nonviolent action : coercion and transformation in nonviolent struggle, nonviolent intervention, and nonviolent defense -- Confronting wrongs, creating wrongs : official discourses and the legitimation of violence in Sri Lanka -- Making sense of violence : media accounts and combatants' understandings -- Assessing violent and nonviolent alternatives for confronting the violence of Sri Lanka's civil war : toward a psycho-discursive theory of civilian protection and violence prevention -- Security without weapons : rethinking protection through the work of Nonviolent Peaceforce in Sri Lanka
Control code
ocn960038619
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317369905
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
1 illustration
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960038619

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