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Disarmament as a social process

Disarmament as a social process

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Published by California State University, Los Angeles Center for the Study of Armament and Disarmament in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disarmament -- Social aspects.,
  • Disarmament -- Political aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRichard Dean Burns ... [et al.].
    SeriesOccassional papers series -- no. 15, Occasional papers series (California State University, Los Angeles. Center for the Study of Armament and Disarmament) -- no. 15
    ContributionsBurns, Richard Dean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1974 .D524 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p. --
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21482393M

      Rev. Jack was a prolific writer and in his book Disarm or Die, which he wrote right after the closing of the second Special Session on Disarmament (SSOD II) in June , he carefully describes its step by step process, citing the words and reactions of many of the participants. The consensus coming out of the first and second sessions among Author: Joanne Dufour. Arms control remains a major international issue as the twentieth century closes, but it is hardly a new concern. The effort to limit military power has enjoyed recurring support since shortly after World War I, when the United States, Britain, and Japan sought naval arms control as a means to insure stability in the Far East, contain naval expenditure, and prevent another world by: 7.

    Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) programs. It is clear that DDR has become part and parcel of peace processes and peacekeeping operations. Research on the subject matter is thriving, and is rich with valuable insights and anec-dotes. Meanwhile, it remains unclear as to what extent insights derived from caseFile Size: 2MB. for economic, political and social development. This follows the steadily growing importance Sierra Leone’s DDR process is widely regarded as a success story, and elements of the Sierra Leone ‘model’ are being replicated in throughout the world of a File Size: KB.

      The issue has been on the UN’s agenda since and on the proposed agenda of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) for many December , the UN General Assembly adopted by consensus resolution 48/75 recommending the negotiation of a non-discriminatory, multilateral, and internationally and effectively verifiable treaty banning. 4 Small Arms Survey Occasional Paper 21 Bevan Crisis in Karamoja 5 Occasional Papers 1 Re-Armament in Sierra Leone: One Year After the Lomé Peace Agreement, by Eric G. Berman, December 2 Removing Small Arms from Society: A Review of Weapons Collection and Destruction Programmes, by Sami Faltas, Glenn McDonald, and Camilla Waszink, July 3 Legal Controls on .


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Disarmament as a social process. Los Angeles, Calif.: California State University, Los Angeles, Center for the Study of Armament and Disarmament, (OCoLC) Disarmament in the General Assembly Disarmament in the Security Council Conference on Disarmament United Nations Disarmament Commission Secretary-General’s Advisory Board.

Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration is the process of: • Demilitarizing official and unofficial armed groups by controlling and reducing the possession and use of arms, disbanding non-state armed groups, and reducing the size of state security services, and; • File Size: KB.

Disarmament is the act of reducing, limiting, or abolishing ament generally refers to a country's military or specific type of weaponry.

Disarmament is often taken to mean total elimination of weapons of mass destruction, such as nuclear l and Complete Disarmament was defined by the United Nations General Assembly as the elimination of all WMD, Disarmament as a social process book with the.

Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) is a critical element of post conflict peace building (PCPB). The peace agreement leading-up from ceasefire agreement after the end of conflict.

Disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration (DDR), or disarmament, demobilisation, repatriation, reintegration and resettlement (DDRRR) are applied strategies for executing successful peacekeeping operations, and is generally the strategy employed by all UN Peacekeeping Operations following civil wars.

Disarmament entails the physical removal of the means of combat from ex-belligerents. nuclear disarmament, the reduction and limitation of the various nuclear weapons in the military forces of the world's nations.

The atomic bombs dropped () on Japan by the United States in World War II demonstrated the overwhelming destructive potential of nuclear weapons and the threat to humanity posed by the possibility of nuclear war and led to calls for controls on or elimination of.

Welcome to the UNODA Documents Library. The Documents Library is a specialized archive that provides quick and direct access to United Nations disarmament. The Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament, Inc.

(also referred to as The Great Peace March, GPM, and the March) was a cross-country event in aimed at raising awareness to the growing danger of nuclear proliferation and to advocate for complete, verifiable elimination of nuclear weapons from the earth. The GPM consisted of hundreds of people, mostly but not exclusively.

During the process of reducing a nation's supply of weapons or the strength of its armed forces (arms control, reduction in arms) the main focus nowadays is on three categories of weapons: weapons of an indiscriminate effect, such as cluster munitions and landmines, biological and chemical weapons and the (non-) proliferation of nuclear weapons.

The United Nations has a lot of job openings listed on their UN Careers the job listings is this one: Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration officers who will work under the UN’s Department of Peace Operations throughout the world.

Including, apparently, in the United States. The job listing for the position mentions a duty station as the UN’s New York City headquarters. Richard Taylor, Colin Pritchard, in The Protest Makers, The Disarmament Movement was not only one of the largest single-issue, extra-parliamentary movements this century, it was also one of the most diverse both in terms of its range of support and the divergent sources from which it originated.

In terms of age, social background and religious and political attitudes the Movement. This chapter examines a series of issues implicating disarmament, as well as gender relations and constructs.

It begins with an overview of the basic forms of disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) programs before turning to a discussion of the potential power of integrating gender perspectives and practice into the DDR : Fionnuala Ní Aoláin.

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The UN describes the Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration protocol as “ a complex process, with political, military, security, humanitarian and socio-economic dimensions.” Key components of DDR as defined by the UN include disarming the civilian population and “ the development of responsible arms management programmes” and Author: Gabriel Keane.

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