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Bercovitch, Jacob

Overview
Works: 66 works in 247 publications in 1 language and 6,862 library holdings
Genres: History  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Editor, Creator
Classifications: D842, 909.8250202
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Most widely held works by Jacob Bercovitch
International conflict a chronological encyclopedia of conflicts and their management, 1945-1995 by Jacob Bercovitch ( )
6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Regional guide to international conflict and management from 1945 to 2003 by Jacob Bercovitch ( )
11 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Efforts against terrorism, border skirmishes, ethnic clashes, civil strife, separatist movements, and the increasing presence of peacekeeping forces throughout hot spots in the world have increased the importance of understanding international conflict. Regional Guide to International Conflict and Management from 1945 to 2003 summarizes and analyzes international conflicts as individual and as regional events, illuminating their causes, relationships, patterns, and management." "The 343 conflicts at the heart of the book are grouped by regions - Africa, the Americas, East Asia and the Pacific, Southwest Asia, Europe, and the Middle East - to highlight the patterns and consequences of conflict in those areas."--BOOK JACKET
Conflict resolution in the twenty-first century : principles, methods, and approaches by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
14 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a comprehensive survey and analysis of the major methods of conflict resolution. The authors trace the traditional approaches to resolving or managing conflicts, and the newer methods that have evolved in recent years. They argue that the newer methods are more comprehensive, more all-embracing, and more focused on the basic issues and structures of a conflict because they resolve the basic and underlying issues, not just manage conflicts. This major paradigm and practice shift is the essence of this book
Resolving international conflicts : the theory and practice of mediation ( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social conflicts and third parties : strategies of conflict resolution by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mediation in international relations : multiple approaches to conflict management by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mediation is one of the most important management strategies in international relations, yet it has been the focus of relatively little scholarship. International mediation may involve private individuals, academic scholars, official government representatives, regional organisations, small or large states, transnational and international organisations, and yet the nature and consequences of such variation have yet to be examined systematically. The purpose of this book is to analyse the mediating efforts of these, and to consider their contributions to international peace and security
Unraveling internal conflicts in East Asia and the Pacific incidence, consequences and resolutions by Jacob Bercovitch ( )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Civil wars and internal conflicts pose the greatest threat to international peace and security in the twenty-first century. Nowhere is this problem more acute than in East Asia and the Pacific, which has far more of its share of such conflicts. Unraveling Internal Conflicts in East Asia and the Pacific: Incidence, Consequences, and Resolution, edited by Jacob Bercovitch and Karl DeRouen, Jr., is a book of originally commissioned essays on civil wars which provide a compelling area of inquiry. Manyof the Asia-Pacific region's wars are very long (such as in Myanmar), some tend to recur (also i
The SAGE handbook of conflict resolution by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Conflict Resolution is one of the fastest growing academic fields in the world today. Although it is a relatively young discipline, having emerged as a specialized field in the 1950s, it has rapidly grown into a self-contained, vibrant, interdisciplinary field. The SAGE Handbook of Conflict Resolution brings together all the conceptual, methodological, and substantive elements of Conflict Resolution into one volume of 35 specially commissioned chapters, The Handbook is designed to reflect where the field is today by drawing on the contributions of experts from different fields, presenting, in a systematic way, the most recent research and practice."--BOOK JACKET
ANZUS in crisis : alliance management in international affairs by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in international mediation : essays in honour of Jeffrey Z. Rubin ( Book )
9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Superpowers and client states in the Middle East : the imbalance of influence ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International conflict mediation : new approaches and findings by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book examines how new empirical approaches to mediation can shed fresh light on the effectiveness of different patterns of conflict management, and offers guidelines on the process of international mediation
Conflict management, security and intervention in East Asia : third-party mediation in regional conflict by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edited volume examines the sources, manifestations and management of conflict in East Asia, which contains many of the worlds conflict flashpoints, such as the Korean Peninsula and the China-Taiwan Strait
International conflict in the Asia-Pacific : patterns, consequences and management by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyses four major long-standing and intractable conflicts in the Asia-Pacific region - the Korean Peninsula; the Taiwan Strait; the South China Sea (Spratly Islands); and, India-Pakistan. This book is of interest to students of international conflict management, Asian politics, security studies and IR in general
Theory and practice of international mediation : selected essays by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume brings together some of the most significant papers on international conflict mediation by Jacob Bercovitch, one of the leading scholars in the field
Preventing violent conflicts : past record and future challenges ( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International mediation ( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A critique of Bill C-114 as proposed legislation on pornography : principles and clause-by-clause analysis by Joan Bercovitch ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International mediation: a study of the incidence, strategies and conditions of successful outcomes by Jacob Bercovitch ( )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computers in the settlement of international disputes by Jacob Bercovitch ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bercovitch, Jacob, 1947-
Languages
English (186)
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