Women Waging War and Peace: International Perspectives of Women's Roles in Conflict and Post-Conflict Reconstruction (Hardcover)

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By Sandra I. Cheldelin (Editor), Maneshka Eliatamby (Editor)
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Features essays that examine how women actively contribute not only to conflict, but also to peace and social change in diverse contexts around the world. This title includes chapters that cover issues of women waging war, women intervening in war, and women sustaining peace, all substantiated with case studies and first hand accounts.

About the Author


Sandra C. Cheldelin is the Vernon M. and Minnie I. Lynch Professor of Conflict Resolution at the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University, USA. An expert in organizational conflict, she has worked with more than 150 organizations and has facilitated large-scale interethnic and interfaith community dialogues on topics of fear, terrorism, violence and suspicion. Her international work has taken her to Bosnia, Ukraine, Republic of Georgia, Tajikistan, Israel, and Liberia. Maneshka Eliatamby is Vice President of Programs at Communities Without Boundaries International, Inc, USA. She has over twelve years of experience working as a practitioner and scholar in the fields of peacebuilding and development. A Founding Director of Reconcile and Rebuild Sri Lanka, she teaches conflict resolution and peacebuilding at the School for Conflict Analysis &Resolution, George Mason University, USA.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781441103062
ISBN-10: 1441103066
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publication Date: October 20th, 2011
Pages: 336
Language: English