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Expanding Peace Ecology: Peace, Security, Sustainability, Equity and Gender

Perspectives of IPRA’s Ecology and Peace Commission

  • Úrsula Oswald Spring
  • Hans Günter Brauch
  • Keith G. Tidball

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Environment, Security, Development and Peace book series (BRIEFSSECUR, volume 12)

Also part of the Peace and Security Studies book sub series (PESECST, volume 12)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Úrsula Oswald Spring, Hans Günter Brauch, Keith G. Tidball
    Pages 1-30
  3. Exploring Peace Ecology

  4. Exploring Peace Ecology: Peace and Environmental Education, Mobile Learning and Rebuilding Community

  5. Ability Expectations and Satoyama Sustainability and Peace

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 211-219

About this book


This book has peer-reviewed chapters by scholars from Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the USA that were presented to the Ecology and Peace Commission (EPC) of the International Peace Research Association (IPRA) in November 2012 in Japan. The chapters address these themes: Expanding Peace Ecology – Peace, Security,Sustainability, Equity, and Gender; Two Discourses on Global Climate Change Impacts:From Climate Change and Security to Sustainability Transition; Peace Research and Greening in the Red Zone: Community-based Ecological Restoration to Enhance Resilience and Transitions Toward Peace; Social and Environmental Vulnerability in a River Basin of Mexico; Mobile Learning, Rebuilding Community Through Building Communities, Supporting Community Capacities: Post Natural Disaster Experience; Transforming Consciousness through Peace Environmental Education; Building Peace by Rebuilding Community; Ability Expectations and Peace and on Satoyama Sustainability and Peace.


Community Capacities Ecological Restoration International Trafficking Peace Building and Education Peace Research Security Sustainability Transition Sustainable Peace

Editors and affiliations

  • Úrsula Oswald Spring
    • 1
  • Hans Günter Brauch
    • 2
  • Keith G. Tidball
    • 3
  1. 1.Center for Multidisciplinary Studies (CRIM)National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)CuernavacaMexico
  2. 2.AFES-PRESS, AG Friedensforschung und Europäische SicherheitspolitikMosbachGermany
  3. 3.Department of Natural ResourcesCornell UniversityIthacaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Expanding Peace Ecology: Peace, Security, Sustainability, Equity and Gender
  • Book Subtitle Perspectives of IPRA’s Ecology and Peace Commission
  • Editors Úrsula Oswald Spring
    Hans Günter Brauch
    Keith G. Tidball
  • Series Title SpringerBriefs in Environment, Security, Development and Peace
  • Series Abbreviated Title SpringerBriefs in Environ., Security, Develop.,Peace
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science Earth and Environmental Science (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-00728-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-00729-8
  • Series ISSN 2193-3162
  • Series E-ISSN 2193-3170
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 219
  • Number of Illustrations 6 b/w illustrations, 27 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Environmental Law/Policy/Ecojustice
    Sustainable Development
    Social Work
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