Access to History for the IB Diploma. Peacemaking, by Andy Dailey

By Andy Dailey

Be certain your scholars have entry to the authoritative, in-depth and obtainable content material of this sequence for the IB background degree. This sequence for the IB historical past degree has taken the readability, accessibility, reliability and in-depth research of our best-selling entry to historical past sequence and tailored it to higher healthy the IB learner's wishes. every one name within the sequence offers intensity of content material, focussed on particular issues within the IB background consultant, and exam tips on various exam-style questions - aiding scholars advance an outstanding wisdom and knowing of the subject along the talents they should do good. - guarantees scholars achieve an exceptional figuring out of the IB historical past subject via a fascinating, in-depth, trustworthy and updated narrative - provided in an obtainable manner. - is helping scholars to appreciate ancient matters and think about the proof, via supplying a wealth of appropriate assets and research of the historiography surrounding key debates. - provides scholars information on answering exam-style questions with version solutions and perform questions

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Understanding Peace Research: Methods and Challenges by Kristine Hoglund, Magnus Oberg

By Kristine Hoglund, Magnus Oberg

This textbook offers a finished evaluation of other tools and resources of information-gathering for peace and clash scholars and researchers, in addition to the demanding situations awarded by way of such paintings.

Research on conflict-ridden societies incorporates designated demanding situations for the gathering and assessment of data in regards to the clash and its actors. First, end result of the nature of data rising, incentives to misrepresent and propaganda is usual. information insurance is typically terrible and reporting is frequently incomplete, selective and biased. moment, the sensitivity of the subject and the questions posed in peace and clash examine implies that entry to and the protection of informants could be a challenge.

Peace and clash learn as a self-discipline includes a variety of diversified techniques for acquiring empirical info which function a foundation for examining numerous examine issues. This publication presents a accomplished evaluate of alternative tools and assets of information-gathering for college students and researchers, in addition to the demanding situations provided by way of such paintings. It bargains:

  • tools for comparing resources and information
  • suggestions on the place forms of info should be found
  • advice on utilizing forms of assets, together with information experiences and written narratives
  • practical directions for developing large-scale datasets
  • insights and guidance for comparative fieldwork, in-depth interviews, concentration teams, and surveys
  • reflection and dialogue on vital moral issues in peace research

This ebook may be of a lot curiosity for college kids and researchers of peace and clash experiences, clash solution, struggle and clash experiences, improvement experiences, protection experiences and IR, in addition to for NGO workers/researchers.

Kristine Höglund is affiliate Professor on the division of Peace and clash learn, Uppsala collage. She has a PhD in Peace and clash study from Uppsala collage Sweden (2004). She is writer of Peacemaking within the Shadow of Violence.

Magnus Öberg is affiliate Professor on the division of Peace and clash learn, Uppsala college, and affiliate Editor of the Journal of Peace Research (since 2006). He has a PhD in Peace and clash study from Uppsala collage (2003) and is co-editor of Resources, Governance, and Civil Conflict (Routledge, 2008).

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Security and International Relations by Edward A. Kolodziej

By Edward A. Kolodziej

Assisting scholars determine and speak about major matters in overseas safety this day, this booklet evaluates the contending colleges of proposal and their key assumptions. It explains why states use-- or selected to not use--force to advertise their reasons. every one philosophy is confirmed by way of its potential to give an explanation for the increase and dying of the chilly warfare and to handle the safety demanding situations confronting the peoples and states of the twenty-first century. The ebook additionally comprises essay questions and publications to additional analyzing.

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