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Just peacemaking

ten practices for abolishing war

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Published by Pilgrim Press in Cleveland, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Christianity and justice.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Glen Stassen.
    ContributionsStassen, Glen Harold, 1936-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT736.4 .J88 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL701803M
    ISBN 10082981261X, 0829812660
    LC Control Number97050286

    just war theory and pacifism, are still necessary, we also need a positive theory of just peacemaking. In addition, several Christian ethicists from different denominations, both just war theorists and pacifists, have authored books calling for the development of File Size: KB. Just Peacemaking Paper - GLEN H. STASSEN: Westminster John Knox Press Glen Stassen believes Christians should direct their energies toward finding a set of criteria and a model for a "just peace" instead of "just war." He bases his just peace theory on the new reality of our world, on recent biblical interpretation, and.

    Just World Books, LLC →, is the book-publishing company that I founded in and still head. Not currently accepting any new submissions but keeping our existing 38 titles in print and available! Just World Educational →, the small but feisty educational nonprofit that some colleagues and I founded in late Check it out! Just peacemaking proposes that it is a creative "third way" between just war and pacifism for Christian engagement with international affairs. It claims Despite that confusion, many places in the book, and subsequent work by Glen Stassen, the volume's editor, strongly assert that just peacemaking is.

    Just Peacemaking: The New Paradigm for the Ethics of Peace and War: ISBN () Softcover, Pilgrim Press, The, Just Peacemaking: Transforming Initiatives for Justice and Peace.   The only disappointment I have with this book is the lack of a Quaker perspective. All of the theologians included are “people of the book” who rely mainly upon scriptural authority to justify their views. I would have loved to have seen at least one theologian discuss the spiritual and experiential basis for just : LA Quaker.


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I originally encountered this book while writing a paper for a Seminary class. It served as my first contact with Glen Stassen's work, and it changed my views on peacemaking forever. This book will lead you to positive actions for peacemaking, a wonderful alternative to the more passive approaches to peace that are often proposed in our by:   This book was written in the late 80s/early 90s.

The idea iof the book is that there are always peaceful ways to resolve conflict whether that be between two individuals or two nations. Written by one of the founders of the "just peacemaking' movement he goes into detail Just peacemaking book the call by Jesus to avoid bloodshed at any cost.4/5.

The development of just peacemaking theory is a response to clear need, and increasingly so in our time. An ethic of peace and war that still operates with only pacifism and just war theory is outdated." About the Author. Glen H. Stassen is the Lewis B.

Smedes Professor of Christian Ethics at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA. Cited Just peacemaking book Just Revolution focuses on oppressed peoples as agents of social transformation in their own political contexts.

Using the South African struggle against apartheid as a case study, this book posits a theory of just revolution that rests upon nonviolent just peacemaking practices and social reconciliation bolstered Just peacemaking book restorative justice.

Just Peacemaking is the product of 23 scholars across various denominations who have collaborated annually for six years to specify the 10 practical steps and develop the undergirding principles of this critical approach.4/5(82).

He bases his just peace theory on the new reality of our world, on recent biblical interpretation, and on the experiences of people who lived in the face of oppression and nuclear threat, and who—together with political scientists, Christian ethicists, and activists—fashioned realistic steps toward : Glen H.

Stassen. Glen Harold Stassen (Febru – Ap ) was an American ethicist and Baptist was known for his work on theological ethics, political philosophy, and social justice and for developing the Just Peacemaking Theory regarding the.

Interfaith Just Peacemaking is a collected work by 27 Jewish, Muslim, and Christian scholars and religious leaders on the ten "practice norms" of the peacemaking paradigm called "Just Peace." Just Peace theory, like the paradigm it most resembles, Just War theory, is a list of specific practices that are applied to concrete contexts/5.

Glen Stassen believes Christians should direct their energies toward finding a set of criteria and a model for a "just peace" instead of "just war." He bases his just peace theory on the new reality of our world, on recent biblical interpretation, and on the experiences of people who lived in the face of oppression and nuclear threat, and who--together with political scientists, Christian.

Stassen helps to mediate between the two rival traditions of just war theory and pacifism by his politically imaginative hermeneutic.

Stassen's personal involvement in the issues in both Europe and America lends vitality to his style and authenticity to his approach, as does his knowledge of the policy issues he discusses. Just Peacemaking () by Glen H. StassenFormat: Paperback.

emphases of just peacemaking that underlie and unite these practices. The last of these, a realistic appraisal of just how far peacemaking can go in ameliorating the injustices of the present world order, is rendered more strongly in the essay than in. This book is the product of 23 scholars across various denominations who have collaborated annually for six years to specify the 10 practical steps and develop the undergirding principles of this critical approach: 1) support nonviolent direct action; 2) take independent initiatives to reduce threat; 3) use cooperative conflict resolution; 4) acknowledge responsibility Brand: Pilgrim Press, The/United Church Press.

Get this from a library. Just peacemaking: ten practices for abolishing war. [Glen Harold Stassen;] -- "Mapping a course for individuals, grassroots groups, voluntary associations, and religious organizations - and showing people how to fan the flames of peace - this bold new book challenges pacifists.

The phrase "just peace" echoes a project launched by the late Baptist ethicist Glen H. Stassen (), resulting in a book that has appeared now in three editions, the most recent of which is.

Or, contact project coordinator, Rev. Mia Baumgartner at [email protected] to become part of this network as it evolves and help to shape its development. JLE Portfolio: Just Peace and Just Peacemaking The Just War Theory of Peacemaking by Helmut David Baer Peacemaking is a part of politics.

Interfaith Just Peacemaking is a collected work by 27 Jewish, Muslim and Christian scholars and religious leaders on the ten 'practice norms' of the peacemaking paradigm called 'Just Peace.'Just Peace theory, like the paradigm it most resembles, Just War theory, is a list of specific practices that are applied to concrete : Palgrave Macmillan US.

Title: Just Peacemaking: The New Paradigm for the Ethics of Peace and War - New Edition By: Glen H. Stassen(Editor) Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Pilgrim Press Publication Date: Dimensions: X (inches) Weight: 14 ounces ISBN: X ISBN Stock No: WWPages: Interfaith Just Peacemaking is a collected work by 27 Jewish, Muslim and Christian scholars and religious leaders on the ten 'practice norms' of the peacemaking paradigm called 'Just Peace.'Just Peace theory, like the paradigm it most resembles, Just War theory, is a list of specific practices that are applied to concrete contexts.

just peacemaking. The book opens with a specifically Christian theological argument for. 38 Peace and War the ten practices of just peacemaking, but then lays out the practices in a public language accessible to all who sense the obligation to make peace.

Inside this important peacemaking resource Iosso also examines just-war principles, elements of nonviolent strategy, and principles for just peacemaking. The book is ideal for individual or group study and questions for reflection and discussion are included at the end of each chapter.

Just Peacemaking Theory goes beyond the debate of whether war is justified or not, and instead offers ways to prevent war and create peace based on techniques of diplomacy, conflict resolution, repentance, reform, and nonviolent action.

They have summed these up into 10 practices that have been empirically proven to prevent wars and end.Just Peacemaking Paperback – 1 March by Glen Stassen (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ Reviews: 4.Buy Just Peacemaking: Transforming Initiatives for Justice and Peace by Stassen, Glen (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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