|LC Classifications||JX1908.U6 N68 1910|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 p. l., 128 p.|
|Number of Pages||128|
|LC Control Number||30034341|
The Contemporary Us Peace Movement (New Approaches in Sociology) 1st Edition by Laura Toussaint (Author)Cited by: 4. The American Peace Movement book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this landmark guide, The American Peace Movement, Charles H Pages: This book discusses the predicament of the Israeli peace movement, which, paradoxically, following the launching of the Oslo peace process between Israel and the Palestinians in , experienced a. Veteran scholar and peace activist David Cortright offers a definitive history of the human striving for peace and an analysis of its religious and intellectual roots/5(6).
The peace movement referred to in the book is mostly about the opposition to the Cold War and deployment of the latest generation of nuclear weapons, circa early s. There is also mention of the Vietnam conflict and the antiwar rallies of those years. Two countries are covered in Cited by: 6. This book provides a brief look at events that have, sadly, been largely forgotten. This is also a good look at the unstable turn of events leading to the military junta in Greece. The “Peace Movement” in the title refers to events which took place in Europe after the WWII, and in the 50s through the 60s. At roughly the same time the Civil Rights Movement started in this Country, European Reviews: 1. “Hell no” was the battle cry of the largest peace movement in American history—the effort to end the Vietnam War, which included thousands of veterans. The movement was divided among radicals, revolutionaries, sectarians, moderates, and militants, which legions of paid FBI informants and government provocateurs tried to s: Amplify Peace is a global movement promoting the principles of peacemaking to create change in our world through trainings, resources and transformational .
Book Description As peace activists have faced increased government repression and accusations of being unpatriotic since 9/11, Toussaint examines how current attempts to control dissent impact the peace movement. The American Peace Movement: Ideals and Activism. by. Charles Chatfield. liked it Rating details 5 ratings 0 reviews. In November tens of thousands of demonstrators converged on Washington, D.C., to protest U.S. involvement in Vietnam. For four days they marched, sang, and made speeches calling for an end to the war; then they dispersed.3/5(5). What is the Peace Movement collection? This special collection consists of books, brochures, pamphlets, conference reports, newspaper clippings, letters and photographs from pacifist organizations and individuals connected with these organizations. These groups and individuals all strived for world peace in the period The history of the peace movement in the United States was one of dramatic change: in the mid-IKWs it consisted of a few provincial societies; by it had become eminently respectable and listed among its members an impressive number of the nation's leaders; by it was once again weak and remote from those who formulated national :