Mobilizing for Peace: Conflict Resolution in Northern Ireland, Israel/Palestine, and South Africa

Synopsis

Mobilizing for Peace brings together the work of international experts to provide an in-depth study of thirty-three peace/conflict organizations in Northern Ireland, South Africa, and Israel/Palestine. The contributors show how the sociopolitical and cultural context of the conflict in each region has shaped the type of resolution organizations that have emerged and their conception of the conflict and its resolution. By promoting more humane images of the contestants and by offering alternative peaceful approaches to resolve the conflict, the organizations have successfully galvanized previously weak or non-existent pro-peace political forces to become important players in the political struggle for peace.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Benjamin Gidron
  • Stanley N. Katz
  • Rupert Taylor
  • Tamar Hermann
  • Manuel Hassassian
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2002