World Encyclopedia of Peace
Call Number: Olin Library Reference, +JX1905 W92 1999; also in Law Reference, JZ5533.W67x 1999
8 volumes, published in 1999.
Some of the subjects covered [in volumes 1-5] are: Theories of conflict, aggression, and war;
Modern states system and attempts to regulate it; International conflict; North-South conflict;World order and internationalism; Integration; Disarmament and arms control; Peace movement; Pacifism; Religions and peace; Feminism and peace; Nonviolence; Human rights and social justice; Peace research; Peace education.
Volume 6 is composed of the past and current 20th-Century treaties which have been signed in an effort to define the acceptable limits of war.
Volume 7 provides a Chronology of the Peace Movement, the Profiles of the United Nations Secretary-Generals, Nobel Peace Prize Laureates, Nobel Prize Awardees, the Specialized Agencies of the UN, and the International Peace Institutes and Organizations. Volume 8 provides a Bibliography; List of Journals; List of Contributors; and comprehensive Name and Subject Indexes. [publisher description]