Peace Psychology in the Balkans: Dealing with a Violent Past while Building Peace

Olivera Simic (Editor), Zala Volcic (Editor), Catherine R. Philpot (Editor)

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The volume covers the development of peace psychology in the Balkans. The Balkans is a region marked by post-communist and post-conflict transitional turmoil, and this book provides a comprehensive introduction to research in peace psychology in this part of the world, written by scholars primarily working in the Balkan area. It brings together innovative scholarship that examines interdisciplinary aspects of peace psychology researched and written by scholars from Kosovo, Serbia, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Romania, Macedonia, Croatia, and Slovenia as well as presenting research that responds to contemporary global issues by tracking the ways in which peace psychology is developing and implementing in the Balkans.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew York NY USA
Number of pages248
ISBN (Electronic)9781461419488
ISBN (Print)9781461419471
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2012
Externally publishedYes

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