Transition from a Unipolar to a Multipolar Octagonal World

Human Wrongs Watch

Johan Galtung*

Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service




*Johan Galtung, a professor of peace studies, dr hc mult, is founder of TRANSCEND Internationaland rector of TRANSCEND Peace University.

He was awarded among others the 1987 High Livelihood Award, known as the Alternative Nobel Peace Prize. 

Galtung has mediated in over 150 conflicts in more than 150 countries, and written more than 170 books on peace and related issues,96 as the only author. More than 40 have been translated to other languages, including 50 Years-100 Peace and Conflict Perspectives published by TRANSCEND University Press. Transcend and Transformwas translated to 25 languages.

He has published more than 1500 articles and book chapters and over 500 Editorials for TRANSCEND Media Service.

More information about Prof. Galtung and all of his publications can be found at

This article originally appeared on Transcend Media Service (TMS) on 22 Oct 2018:  TMS: Transition from a Unipolar to a Multipolar Octagonal World

2018 Human Wrongs Watch

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