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By Elizabeth A. Stanley

Paths to Peace starts off by means of constructing a thought in regards to the family stumbling blocks to creating peace and the position performed by way of shifts in states' governing coalitions in overcoming those stumbling blocks. particularly, it explains how the longer the conflict, the more durable it truly is to finish, simply because family stumbling blocks to peace develop into institutionalized through the years. subsequent, it assessments this thought with a combined tools approach—through historic case stories and quantitative statistical research. eventually, it applies the speculation to an in-depth research of the finishing of the Korean warfare. via studying the family politics of the war's significant combatants—the Soviet Union, the U.S., China, and North and South Korea—it explains why the ultimate armistice phrases accredited in July 1953 have been little diversified from these proposed at the beginning of negotiations in July 1951, a few 294,000 extra battle-deaths later.

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