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The Psychology of Peace: An Introduction (Praeger Security International) Hardcover – August 30, 2003

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• Provides an overview of the essentials of peace psychology

• Presents information in a coherent, logical manner

• Covers the psychology of the problems and of the wide variety of solutions

• Supplies a chronological history of the development of peace psychology

• Includes stories to keep the material engaging

"MacNair writes with sufficient force and clarity to keep general readers, even young ones, engaged. . . . Her analysis will provide a valuable intellectual structure for further study of the roots and branches of war and peace at all levels, from the individual to worldwide."


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Presents what psychology knows about mental mechanisms behind war and other massive violence, as well as what encourages behavior to counter such violence and bring societal peace.


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  • Series: Praeger Security International
  • Hardcover: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Praeger (August 30, 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0275978559
  • ISBN-13: 978-0275978556
  • Product Dimensions: 9.7 x 6.1 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #9,341,778 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By AABNST/11 on April 23, 2015
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If you enjoy reading about history of war then you will like this.
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