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The Little Book of Strategic Peacebuilding

A Vision And Framework For Peace With Justice

February 1, 2005 | Trade paperback
ISBN: 9781561484270
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So we'd all like a more peaceful world--no wars, no poverty, no more racism, no community disputes, no office tensions, no marital skirmishes. Lisa Schirch sets forth paths to such realities. In fact, she points a way to more than the absence of conflict.

She foresees just peace--a sustainable state of affairs because it is a peace which insists on justice. Chapters include:

  • Defining Strategic Peacebuilding
  • Values for Peacebuilding
  • An Overview of Peacebuilding Processes
  • Waging Conflict Nonviolently
  • Reducing Direct Violence
  • Transforming Relationships
  • And more!

About this Author

     Lisa Schrich is a professor of peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) in Harrisonburg, Virginia, and prgram director of the 3D Security Initiative (, which promotes conflict prevention and peacebuilding in U.S. security policymaking. With colleagues in the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at EMU, Schirch consults with a network of organizations involved in peacbuilding activities throughout the U.S., Latin America, Africa, Asia, and Europe. She has worked in over 20 countries. 

     A former Fulbright Fellow in East and West Africa, Schirch has written four books and numbrous articles on conflict preventions and peacebuilding. She is a frequent public speaker and has TV and radio experience discussing U.S. foreign policy.  

     She holds a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Waterloo, Canada, and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University.

ISBN: 9781561484270
Format: Trade paperback
Series: Justice and Peacebuilding
Pages: 89
Publisher: Good Books
Published: 2005-02-01

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