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Beyond Bullets and Bombs: Grassroots Peacebuilding between by Judy Kuriansky

By Judy Kuriansky

In the midst of ongoing Israeli-Palestinian clash, civil conflict, and political discord, brave civilians from either side are operating jointly towards mutual knowing and peace. In forty attractive chapters, specialists inform fascinating own tales, interwoven with psychosocial versions and rules, describing how humans dwelling in antagonistic cultures can identify concord. We come to grasp demonstrated courses like Seeds of Peace and look for universal flooring, in addition to lesser-heralded, but valiant efforts by way of young ones and adults of the zone. This hope-filled paintings should be of curiosity to each person who cares approximately peace, in addition to to pros and scholars within the social sciences, psychology, diplomacy, public coverage, human rights, and cross-cultural studies.

In the midst of ongoing Israeli-Palestinian clash, civil struggle, and political discord, brave civilians from each side are operating jointly towards mutual realizing and peace. Israeli Jews and Arabs, and Palestinian Muslims and Christians, old and young, women and men, are cooperating in grassroots people-to-people tasks, constructing academic courses and developing actions to bridge their ameliorations. Beyond Bullets and Bombs showcases such extraordinary and critical initiatives that deserve extra aid and international recognition. In forty beautiful chapters, specialists inform interesting own tales interwoven with psychosocial types and rules proving how humans dwelling in antagonistic cultures can identify peace.

This assortment is definitely the right better half to Kuriansky's prior e-book, Terror within the Holy Land: contained in the soreness of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, an exceptional paintings that offers greater than 30 chapters written by way of Israelis, Palestinians, and mental specialists at the underpinnings and results of the clash. within the quantity to hand, we come to understand validated courses like Seeds of Peace and look for universal floor, in addition to lesser-heralded, but valiant efforts by way of young children and adults of the zone operating jointly for peace. either volumes could be of curiosity to every person who cares approximately peace, in addition to to execs and scholars within the social sciences, psychology, diplomacy, public coverage, human rights, and cross-cultural studies.

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