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Burton, John W. (John Wear) 1915-2010

Overview
Works: 73 works in 354 publications in 5 languages and 9,358 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Terminology 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: JX1395, 327
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John W Burton
International relations : a general theory by John W Burton( Book )

32 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict & communication: the use of controlled communication in international relations by John W Burton( Book )

19 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Systems, states, diplomacy and rules by John W Burton( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World society by John W Burton( Book )

31 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict : resolution and prevention by John W Burton( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peace theory : preconditions of disarmament by John W Burton( Book )

7 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deviance, terrorism & war : the process of solving unsolved social and political problems by John W Burton( Book )

10 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International conflict resolution : theory and practice( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict : practices in management, settlement, and resolution by John W Burton( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global conflict : the domestic sources of international crisis by John W Burton( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict : human needs theory by John W Burton( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violence explained : the sources of conflict, violence and crime and their prevention by John W Burton( Book )

14 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burton argues that the sources of conflict and violence are, on the one hand, the denial to many of their personal needs for development, social recognition and identity, and, on the other, the social expectation of compliance and the means used to enforce it. Social protest, terrorism, revolution, self-appointed leaderships, ethnic conflicts, industrial strife, street gangs of unemployed youth and even some family violence can be explained within this frame of 'structural violence'. He examines the adversarial institutions of society - leadership, legislatures, the work place, the legal system and the international relations system - and considers what each would be like if designed to solve basic problems rather than to contain them. This provocative and challenging book will be of interest to students, lecturers and practitioners of politics, administration and management, industry, law and law enforcement, education and social work
Nonalignment by John W Burton( Book )

13 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict resolution : its language and processes by John W Burton( Book )

10 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Many books have been written about the theory of conflict resolution, the practice of using alternative methods to end serious disputes. Because conflict resolution is a fairly new area of study, and because most of the early works dealing with the area were of a scholarly nature, nowhere have the language and processes of conflict resolution been addressed and explained for understanding by the general reader. Conflict Resolution: Its Language and Processes was written to correct this oversight. It provides - in easily understandable language - succinct definitions of the many new terms that have grown out of the area of conflict resolution. It also explains the ideas behind those terms, the processes by which conflict can be resolved through creative, nonviolent, non-confrontational solutions." "Written as an introductory text, Conflict Resolution also provides a solid understanding of the history, basic theory, and practice of conflict resolution for decision makers and policy makers in industry, law, and government."--Jacket
Conflict in world society : a new perspective on international relations by Michael Banks( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict : readings in management and resolution( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain between East and West : a concerned independence( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resolving deep-rooted conflict : a handbook by John W Burton( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dear survivors : planning after nuclear holocaust: war avoidance by John W Burton( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Study of world society : a London perspective( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Burton, J. W.

Burton, J. W. 1915-

Burton, J. W. 1915-2010

Burton, J. W. (John Wear)

Burton, J. W. (John Wear), 1915-

Burton, J. W. (John Wear), 1915-2010

Burton, John

Burton, John 1915-

Burton, John 1915-2010

Burton, John W.

Burton, John W. 1915-

Burton, John W. 1915-2010

Burton, John W. (John Wear)

Burton, John Wear 1915-

Burton, John Wear 1915-2010

John Burton dominee uit Australië (1915-2010)

Wear Burton, John

Джон Бертон

バートン, J. W.

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Systems, states, diplomacy and rulesWorld societyConflict : practices in management, settlement, and resolutionViolence explained : the sources of conflict, violence and crime and their preventionConflict resolution : its language and processesFrom power politics to conflict resolution : the work of John W. Burton