Peace Literature, from Ackerman to Zinn. (Paths to Peace)
The literature of peace is vast. Every home should have a peace library. Every person should be reading a peace book. The following is a sampling of the literature. The list is well short of comprehensive, and represents only a small percentage of what's been written.
Ackerman, Peter and Jack Duvall, A Force More Powerful: A Century of Nonviolent Conflict, New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000
Adams, Judith Porter, Peacework: Oral Histories of Women Peace Activists, Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1990
Alonso, Harriet Hyman, Charles Chatfield and Louis Kriesberg, editors, Peace as a Women's Issue: A History of the U.S. Movement for World Peace and Women's Rights, Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1993
Altman, Nathaniel, The Nonviolent Revolution: A Comprehensive Guide to Ahimsa -- the Philosophy of Dynamic Harmlessness, Dorset, Great Britain: Element Books Limited, 1998
Berrigan, Daniel, To Dwell in Peace: An Autobiography, San Francisco: Harper and Row Publishers, 1987
Chatfield, Charles, editor, Peace Movements in America, New York: Schocken Books, 1973
Coles, Robert, The Moral Intelligence of Children, New York: Penguin Putnam Inc., 1998
Cornell, Thomas C., Robert Ellsberg and Jim Forest, editors, A Penny a Copy: Readings from the Catholic Worker, Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books, 1995
Dear, John, S.J., The Sacrament of Civil Disobedience, Baltimore: Fortkamp Publishing Co., 1994
Dellinger, David, Revolutionary Nonviolence: Essays, Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Books, Doubleday & Company Inc., 1971
Diamond, Louise, The Peace Book: 108 Simple Ways to Create a More Peaceful World, Berkeley, Calif.: Conari Press, 2001
Douglass, James W. The Non-Violent Cross: The Theology of Revolution and Peace, New York: The Macmillan Company, 1969
Drew, Naomi, Peaceful Parents, Peaceful Kids: Practical Ways to Create a Calm and Happy Home, New York: Kensington Books, 2000
Gara, Larry and Lenna Mae Gara, A Few Small Candles: War Resisters of World War II Tell Their Stories, Kent, Ohio: The Kent State University Press, 1999
Hallock, Daniel, Hell Healing and Resistance: Veterans Speak, Farmington, Pa.: The Plough Publishing House of the Bruderhof Foundation, 1998
Harris, Ian M. Peace Education, Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland and Co. Inc., Publishers, 1998
Hentoff, Nat, Peace Agitator: The Story of A.J. Muste, New York: The Macmillan Company, 1963
Holmes, Robert L., Nonviolence in Theory and Practice, Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth Publishing Co., 1990…
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Publication information: Article title: Peace Literature, from Ackerman to Zinn. (Paths to Peace). Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: National Catholic Reporter. Volume: 38. Issue: 25 Publication date: April 26, 2002. Page number: 31. © 2009 National Catholic Reporter. COPYRIGHT 2002 Gale Group.
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