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After the Abolition of Slavery and Colonialism, War as a Social Institution: The Role of England

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Duration: 0:37:48 | Added: 22 Dec 2010
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Duration: 0:37:48 | Added: 22 Dec 2010
A plenary session from the 'Building Peace' conference organized by the Oxford Network for Peace Studies and hosted by St John's College, Oxford on 15 May 2010.

Professor Johan Galtung - Norwegian sociologist and 'father' of academic peace studies - offers a contextual example of applied peace studies. Professor Galtung is the Co-Director of the Transcent Research Institute, which he co-founded in 1993 after founding of the Oslo-based International Peace Research Institute (PRIO) in 1959 and serving as a Professor of Peace and Conflict Research at Oslo University from 1969-1978.

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