Coverart for item
The Resource The peacemakers : leadership lessons from twentieth-century statesmanship, Bruce W. Jentleson

The peacemakers : leadership lessons from twentieth-century statesmanship, Bruce W. Jentleson

Label
The peacemakers : leadership lessons from twentieth-century statesmanship
Title
The peacemakers
Title remainder
leadership lessons from twentieth-century statesmanship
Statement of responsibility
Bruce W. Jentleson
Title variation
  • Peace makers
  • Leadership lessons from twentieth-century statesmanship
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Great leaders made the twentieth century safer and more peaceful. In The Peacemakers, Bruce Jentleson shows how key figures in the previous century rewrote the zero-sum and transactional scripts they were handed and successfully prevented conflict, advanced human rights, and promoted global sustainability. Covering a broad range of historical examples, from Yitzhak Rabin's efforts for Arab-Israeli peace to Dag Hammarskjöld's effectiveness as secretary-general of the United Nations and Mahatma Gandhi's pioneering use of nonviolence as a political tool, Jentleson argues that individuals can shape policy--because they have
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jentleson, Bruce W.
Dewey number
327.1/720922
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World politics
  • World politics
  • Statesmen
  • Political leadership
  • Political leadership
  • Peace
  • Leadership
Label
The peacemakers : leadership lessons from twentieth-century statesmanship, Bruce W. Jentleson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction does history make statesmen or do statesmen make history? -- Henry Kissinger, Zhou Enlai, and the U.S.-China opening, 1971-1972 -- Mikhail Gorbachev : ending the Cold War, 1985-1991 --Trump-Putin, Trump-xi, and major powers statesmanship -- Wilson and FDR : failure of the League of Nations, birth of the United Nations -- UN Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjøld : the "secular pope," 1953-1961 -- A Hammarskjoldian Secretary-general -- Nelson Mandela, iconic statesman of reconciliation, 1989-1999 -- Yitzhak Rabin, soldier as peacemaker, 1992-1995 -- Mairead Corrigan and Betty Williams, Northern Ireland women for peace, 1972-1977 -- Politics of identity's alternative plotline -- Gandhi : exemplar of anticolonialism, apostle of nonviolence, 1914-1948 -- Lech Walesa : from communism to democracy, 1980-1990 -- Aung San Suu Kyi : a cautionary tale, 1988-2015, 2016 -- Peter Benenson, Amnesty International and the global human rights movement, 1961-1967 -- Backlash and backsliding, or renewed breakthroughs -- Gro Harlem Brundtland : our common future, 1987-2003 -- Gates Foundation and global health : philanthropy statesmanship, 2000- --EMD, DMD, and global sustainability -- Epilogue : twenty- first- century statesmanship : difficult, possible, necessary
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780393249569
Lccn
2017057362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn988293765
Label
The peacemakers : leadership lessons from twentieth-century statesmanship, Bruce W. Jentleson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction does history make statesmen or do statesmen make history? -- Henry Kissinger, Zhou Enlai, and the U.S.-China opening, 1971-1972 -- Mikhail Gorbachev : ending the Cold War, 1985-1991 --Trump-Putin, Trump-xi, and major powers statesmanship -- Wilson and FDR : failure of the League of Nations, birth of the United Nations -- UN Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjøld : the "secular pope," 1953-1961 -- A Hammarskjoldian Secretary-general -- Nelson Mandela, iconic statesman of reconciliation, 1989-1999 -- Yitzhak Rabin, soldier as peacemaker, 1992-1995 -- Mairead Corrigan and Betty Williams, Northern Ireland women for peace, 1972-1977 -- Politics of identity's alternative plotline -- Gandhi : exemplar of anticolonialism, apostle of nonviolence, 1914-1948 -- Lech Walesa : from communism to democracy, 1980-1990 -- Aung San Suu Kyi : a cautionary tale, 1988-2015, 2016 -- Peter Benenson, Amnesty International and the global human rights movement, 1961-1967 -- Backlash and backsliding, or renewed breakthroughs -- Gro Harlem Brundtland : our common future, 1987-2003 -- Gates Foundation and global health : philanthropy statesmanship, 2000- --EMD, DMD, and global sustainability -- Epilogue : twenty- first- century statesmanship : difficult, possible, necessary
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780393249569
Lccn
2017057362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn988293765

Library Locations

  • Northwest LibraryBorrow it
    2280 Hard Rd, Columbus, OH, 43235, US
    40.118513 -83.076143
  • Old Worthington LibraryBorrow it
    820 High St, Worthington, OH, 43085, US
    40.090609 -83.016926
  • Worthington Park LibraryBorrow it
    1389 Worthington Centre Dr, Worthington, OH, 43085, US
    40.123032 -82.980439
Processing Feedback ...