Conflict Order and Peace in the Americas

by Norman V. Walbek

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Conference on Conflict, Order, and Peace in the Americas ( University of Texas at Austin). Conflict, order, and peace in the Americas. Austin: Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, ©(OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Government publication, State or province government publication.

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Authors: Norman V. Walbek, Sidney Weintraub. A series of thoughtful and provocative discussions on the relationship of the Americas provides the key interest in this collection of three diverse dialogues presented by participants at the November Conference on Conflict, Order, and Peace in the : Dan Eisenberg.

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