[Ebook] Making Peace By George J. Mitchell – Thomashillier.co.uk



10 thoughts on “Making Peace

  1. says:

    This week s headline Peace in UlsterWhy this book executive, harmonizing, consultativeWhich book format UC Press paperbackPrimary reading environment all day SaturdayAny preconceived notions written by politicianIdentify most with sadly, Ian PaisleyThree little words democracy and non violence Goes well with coffee and proteinRecommend this to Mitchell Scholarship applicants This conflict was made and sustained by men and women It could be ended by men and women And I knew those men This week s headline Peace in UlsterWhy this book executive, harmonizing, consultativeWhich book format UC Press paperbackPrimary reading environment all day SaturdayAny preconceived notions written by politicianIdentify most with sadly, Ian PaisleyThree little words democracy and non violence G...


  2. says:

    Completed 140119 Very enjoyable My first reading of the Irish peace process A bit tedious at times, but nonetheless informative I am particularly intrigued with the role of timing in a negotiation process Speeding up and slowing down are as important to the outcome as are the substantive issues.


  3. says:

    At times dry yet fascinating account of how the Good Friday Agreement came about The main lessons I learnt from his insights were 1 The need to fix a timetable this created a point of crisis forcing the numerous parties to work together to reach agreement or risk very real failure 2 T...


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    This was a very readable account of the peace process from Mitchell s point of view, and has a good summery of the groups involved which I found helpful Whatever you think of the details it s amazing that they managed to achieve agreement at all, and at least made a basis to build on Worth reading.


  5. says:

    Senator George Mitchell s account of his role mediating the Belfast Accord Amazing, amazing book for anyone who is at all interested in international diplomacy, Irish history, or anything of the sort The man sat down with Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley at the same time he s officially a hero.


  6. says:

    Interesting recount of efforts to bring two long warring sects peoples, though it remains inexplicable how the hatred can could become so entrenched in the first place An enjoyable read from an accomplished mediator.


  7. says:

    Probably would have given it a higher rating before the Mitchell Report came out his view point of the peace process in Northern Ireland Gerry Adams books are must betterof the Irish humor


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Making Peace UPDATED WITH A NEW PREFACEFifteen Minutes Before Five O Clock On Good Friday, 1998, Senator George Mitchell Was Informed That His Long And Difficult Quest For An Irish Peace Effort Had Succeeded The Protestants And Catholics Of Northern Ireland, And The Governments Of The Republic Of Northern Ireland And The United Kingdom, Would Sign The Agreement Now Mitchell, Who Served As Independent Chairman Of The Peace Talks For The Length Of The Process, Tells Us The Inside Story Of The Grueling Road To This Momentous Accord And The Subsequent Developments That May Threaten, Or Strengthen, The Chance For A Lasting Peace In Northern Ireland.