The Resource The shifting grounds of conflict and peacebuilding : stories and lessons, John W. McDonald with Noa Zanolli

The shifting grounds of conflict and peacebuilding : stories and lessons, John W. McDonald with Noa Zanolli

Label
The shifting grounds of conflict and peacebuilding : stories and lessons
Title
The shifting grounds of conflict and peacebuilding
Title remainder
stories and lessons
Statement of responsibility
John W. McDonald with Noa Zanolli
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book brings together the remembrances of Ambassador John W. McDonald, a veteran diplomat whose life serves as a model to those people of vision and action who wish to make a difference in a world that is desperate for the end of conflict. Beginning his career in international diplomacy in post-WWII Berlin and under the Marshall Plan, Ambassador McDonald's 40 years of working with the U.S. government and the United Nations_as well as with various academic institutions and NGOs_offer the reader both inspiration and hope for the future of international peace and cooperation. This international civil servant of extraordinary vision and courage has devoted his life to the successful resolution of conflict through communication. The Shifting Grounds of Conflict and Peacemaking contains the professional life lessons of Ambassador McDonald and offers his insight into international issues, providing frank and informed discussion on the environment, women's rights, the global water crisis, sustainable resources, international development, and, above all, peace. Those looking to be inspired into action should read this book to receive guidance about how one person can make all the difference toward building a lasting peace
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 327.730092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.8.M333
LC item number
A3 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The shifting grounds of conflict and peacebuilding : stories and lessons, John W. McDonald with Noa Zanolli
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
"Publications by Ambassador John W. McDonald": pages 317-320
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn244302702
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 341 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739130230
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35491619
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244302702
  • pebcs0739130234

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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