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The Anthropology of peace and nonviolence

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Published by L. Rienner in Boulder .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peaceful societies.,
  • Peace -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Nonviolence -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesAnthropology of peace and non-violence.
    Statementedited by Leslie E. Sponsel & Thomas Gregor.
    ContributionsSponsel, Leslie E. 1943-, Gregor, Thomas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN396 .A57 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 281 p. ;
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1429514M
    ISBN 10155587424X, 1555874509
    LC Control Number93040822


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