Douglas P. Fry
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
EngineeringDevelopmental psychologyPolitical economySociologyPsychologyHuman factors and ergonomicsCross-culturalPolitical scienceEthnographyOccupational safety and healthInjury preventionAnthropologyLawConflict resolutionEthnologyAggressionConflict managementEuropean unionAccident preventionPoison controlInjury controlSocial scienceInclusive fitnessSuicide preventionCriminologySocial organizationSocial psychologyEnvironmental ethics
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#1Douglas P. Fry (UNCG: University of North Carolina at Greensboro)H-Index: 18
#2Geneviève Souillac (UNCG: University of North Carolina at Greensboro)H-Index: 2
Last. Susie Strauss (UAB: University of Alabama at Birmingham)
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A comparative anthropological perspective reveals not only that some human societies do not engage in war, but also that peaceful social systems exist. Peace systems are defined as clusters of neighbouring societies that do not make war with each other. The mere existence of peace systems is important because it demonstrates that creating peaceful intergroup relationships is possible whether the social units are tribal societies, nations, or actors within a regional system. Peace systems have re...
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#1Peter T. Coleman (Columbia University)H-Index: 22
#2Joshua FisherH-Index: 4
Last. Geneviève Souillac (UNCG: University of North Carolina at Greensboro)H-Index: 2
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Despite good faith attempts by countless citizens, civil society, governments, and the international community, living in a sustainably peaceful community continues to be an elusive dream in much of our world. Among the challenges to sustaining peace is the fact that few scholars have studied enduringly peaceful societies, or have examined only narrow aspects of them, leaving our understanding of the necessary conditions, processes and policies fragmented, and deficient. This article provides a ...
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#1Farida Anwar (Åbo Akademi University)H-Index: 2
#2Douglas P. Fry (UAB: University of Alabama at Birmingham)H-Index: 18
Last. Ingrida Grigaitytė (Åbo Akademi University)H-Index: 1
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It is not as difficult to prevent and reduce violence as commonly assumed. The examination of peaceful societies and nonviolent social movements provides insight on how core values and norms like humility, respect for others, love and caring, forgiveness, and patience are fundamental in promoting peace. Additionally, nonviolent attitudes actualized through nonviolent models and non-punitive childrearing practices can help socialize children to become nonviolent adults. At the group level, the co...
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