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Title:
War : opposing viewpoints
Author:
Roleff, Tamara L., 1959-
Publication Information:
San Diego, Calif. : Greehaven Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
206 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
What causes war? -- Should the International Community intervene in the world's conflicts? -- What role should the U.S. play in maintaining peace? -- How can war be prevented?
ISBN:
9780737700619

9780737700602
Format :
Book

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A collection of articles, speeches, and book excerpts from the 1990s, with b&w cartoons and quotations, by experts, policymakers, and concerned citizens, offering a diversity of opinions on causes and prevention of war, the international community's responsibility to intervene in conflicts, and the US' role in maintaining peace. Includes section and chapter introductions, questions to consider for each reading, and further discussion questions, plus a regional survey of global conflicts and their status as of October 1998. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)


Summary

A collection of articles, speeches, and book excerpts from the 1990s, with bandw cartoons and quotations, by experts, policymakers, and concerned citizens, offering a diversity of opinions on causes and prevention of war, the international community's responsibility to intervene in conflicts, and the US' role in maintaining peace. Includes section and chapter introductions, questions to consider for each reading, and further discussion questions, plus a regional survey of global conflicts and their status as of October 1998. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR