Can Peace Research Make Peace?: Lessons in Academic by Professor Kivimäki Timo

By Professor Kivimäki Timo

This publication is ready the method and, extra as a rule, concerning the possibilities that peace study and the educating of clash solution can supply educational international relations. As such the booklet is either an empirical and a theoretical venture. whereas it goals at being the main complete research of the clash in West Kalimantan, it additionally launches a brand new theoretical method, neo-pragmatism, and gives classes for the prevention of conflicts in other places. whereas being in line with the classical pragmatist theories of fact and rationalization, the process constructed during this e-book accommodates the problems to social technology concept as a result of the 'discovery' of socially developed realities, and ideas reminiscent of speech acts. but, rather than simply theorizing speech acts and social constructs, the theoretical undertaking is to supply pragmatic, designated, concrete prescriptions of what to do to deconstruct realities that threaten peace via the ability to be had for study and students of peace.

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