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Who benefits from global violence and war : uncovering a destructive system

Author: Marc Pilisuk; Jennifer Achord Rountree
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Security International, 2008.
Series: Contemporary psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains that the future can change if we understand and act upon the roots of violence. This book explains how most violence is the product of a human-built social order in which some people and  Read more...

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Pilisuk, Marc.
Who benefits from global violence and war.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger Security International, 2008
(OCoLC)654705410
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Pilisuk; Jennifer Achord Rountree
ISBN: 9780275994358 027599435X
OCLC Number: 166390611
Description: xii, 316 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. The costs of modern war --
2. Killing : war and the minds of men --
3. The hidden structure of violence --
4. People, farmland, water, and narcotics --
5. Networks of power --
6. RealPolitik : strategies and tactics for winning --
7. Disinformation --
8. Values and habits that maintain a violent system.
Series Title: Contemporary psychology.
Responsibility: Marc Pilisuk ; with Jennifer Achord Rountree.
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