Articles in Peace

Peace was the fifth and final prize area that Alfred Nobel mentioned in his will. Below, articles on the subject are presented.

History of the Nobel Peace Prize

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The Nobel Peace Prize, 1901-2000

BY GEIR LUNDESTAD

The history of the Nobel Peace Prize during its first 100 years.

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The Nobel Peace Prize: From Peace Negotiations to Human Rights

BY FRANCIS SEJERSTED

The Nobel Peace Prize has succeeded in creating clear symbols which appeal to our best instincts.

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Heroines of Peace – The Nine Nobel Women

BY IRWIN ABRAMS

The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to only nine women between the years 1901 to 1996.

Mahatma Gandhi

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Nobel Peace Prize Medal

With Fascism on the Doorstep: The Nobel Institution in Norway, 1940-1945

BY Øyvind Tønnesson

How did the Nobel Institution in Norway avoid being destroyed by the Nazis during World War II?

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Nobel Peace Prize Laureates and Their Work

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The Red Cross: Three-Time Recipient of the Peace Prize

BY Ivar Libaek

The Red Cross has a unique position in the history of the Nobel Peace Prize.

Other Articles

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Liberal Internationalism: Peace, War and Democracy

BY Michael W. Doyle

Are peace and democracy two sides of the same coin?

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