Handbook of Research on Examining Global Peacemaking in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

  • Bruce L. Cook
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  • ISBN-10: 1522530339
  • ISBN-13: 9781522530336
  • DDC: 327.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 435 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released April 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Violent behavior has become deeply integrated into modern society and it is an unavoidable aspect of human nature. Examining peacemaking strategies through a critical and academic perspective can assist in resolving violence in societies around the world. This handbook is a pivotal reference source for the latest research findings on the utilization of peacemaking in media, leadership, and religion. Featuring extensive coverage on relevant areas such as human rights, spirituality, and the Summer of Peace, this publication is an ideal resource for policymakers, universities and colleges, graduate-level students, and organizations seeking current research on the application of conflict resolution and international negotiation.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Public Policy and Administration (APPA) Book Series.
Titles in this Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
The Problem of Peacemaking.
1: Trends in Peace Research: Can Cyber Détente Lead to Lasting Peace?.
2: Sacred and Secular Activists Are Now Joining Their Strategies for Peacebuilding.
Main Threats to World Peace.
3: The Role of Education in Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War.
4: Minimizing the Danger of Nuclear Weapons.
5: Mutual Understanding in the Age of Vulnerable Truth.
Social Actions as a Solution.
6: Process Documentation of Interfaith Peacebuilding Cycle: A Case Study From Nepal.
7: Tackling Islamic Terrorism and Radicalism in Indonesia by Increasing the Sense of Humanity and Friendship.
The Problem of Media.
8: Identity and Social Peace in the Digital World.
9: Social Media and Peacemaking: A Snapshot of Literature.
10: Dynamic Co-Evolutions of Peace Frames in the United States, Mainland China, and Hong Kong: A Semantic Network Analysis.
11: Mediating Death: The Role of Mass Media in Thana-Capitalism.
12: Social Media and Democracy.
The Problem of Leadership.
13: From Negative Leadership to Healing Leadership: A Therapy Strategy to Remedy African Instability.
14: Responsible Leadership and Peacemaking.
15: Women in Leadership: Why We Need More Women Leaders.
The Problem of Government Repression.
16: Peacebuilding, Media, and Terrorism in 21st Century and Beyond: A Psychological Perspective.
17: Recognition, Apology, and Restoration of Indonesians’ Past Maltreatments of People Labeled as Communists.
The Problem of Religion.
18: Understanding Our Minds and How We Can Liberate Ourselves and Others From the Hex of the Internet: A Vedantic Case Study.
Solutions for Peace in the Digital Age.
19: World Citizenship.
20: Education for a New Age: New Education for Establishing Peace and Harmony in the Globe.
21: Importance of Classroom Settings in Educational Institutions to Promote Peacebuilding Through a Specific Intended Learning Outcome.
22: Soul Education for Children of the Earth.
23: The Responsibility of Educators in Peacekeeping: A View From the USA.
24: International Diaspora Involvement in Peacemaking Through Social Media Like DiasporaEngager.
25: Interethnic Conflicts: Understanding the Important Role of Folktales.
26: Gandhi’s Satyagraha and the Earth Constitution.
27: Understanding Our Potential for Love and Peace: A Phenomenological View.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.