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Exploring nonviolent alternatives

Gene Sharp

Exploring nonviolent alternatives

by Gene Sharp

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Published by Porter Sargent in Boston, Mass .
Written in English


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Statementby Gene Sharp ; introduction by David Riesman.
SeriesAn extending horizons book
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18392241M

  Book proposes alternatives to American wars exploring the alternatives that could have been used to avoid each war. She does make a good case for nonviolent and peaceful aid to other.   The yellow sand was drenched in blood as the sun began to set over the red bull ring in southern Spain. The famous May feria in Córdoba had ushered in the traditional wave of bullfights every afternoon, and my friends and I decided to join in. Several years earlier I witnessed my first bullfight upon arriving to study abroad in Salamanca, and I suppose the passing years had dulled my memory.

Exploring nonviolent alternatives. by: Sharp, Gene. Published: () The struggle for humanity: agents of nonviolent change in a violent world / by: Hope, Marjorie. Published: () Writings on civil disobedience and nonviolence / by: Tolstoy, Leo, graf, Mark Mattaini reviews the history and theory of nonviolent struggles against oppression and discusses recent research that indicates the substantial need for and advantage of nonviolent alternatives. He then offers a detailed exploration of principles of behavioral systems science that appear to underlie effective strategic civil resistance and.

Metta Center founder and president Michael Nagler gives this illustration in his American Book Award-winning The Search for a Nonviolent Future: I am thinking of the anger Gandhi experienced that fateful night of , when he was thrown off the train at . Gene Sharp published his seminal trilogy, The Politics of Nonviolent Action, in The methods, theories and advice that he espoused over thirty-five years ago have continually received praise Author: Richard Lappin.


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[Boston, P. Sargent, ] (OCoLC) Document Type. Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives is a source book of basic information on the concept and technique of nonviolent action and civilian defense without armaments. Exploring nonviolent alternatives book Beginning with a brief survey of the inadequacy of other means of dealing with conflict, the book examines the technique of nonviolent action: its methods, mechanisms, and development.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Exploring nonviolent alternatives by Gene Sharp,P. Sargent edition, in English Exploring nonviolent : Summary of Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives By Gene Sharp Summary written by Conflict Research Consortium Staff Citation: Gene Sharp.

Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives. Boston: Porter Sargent,pp. Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives examines potential Exploring nonviolent alternatives book techniques of nonviolent resistance to replace reliance on violence as the means of final resort in conflict.

Exploring nonviolent alternatives by Sharp, Gene. Publication date Topics Nonviolence Publisher [Boston: P. Sargent] Language English. xiv, p. ; 22 cm. --Bibliography: p. Notes. this book contains pen markings. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Sony Alpha Pages: “Engaging Nonviolence: Activating Nonviolent Change in Our Lives and Our World is an intersectional, inclusive, and insightful guide to understanding and achieving nonviolent peacemaking.

It is a heart. Exploring Nonviolent Gene Sharp, Democracy and Nonviolence: The Role of the Individual in World Ralph T. Templin and The Ethics of Necropolis: An Essay on the Military-Industrial Complex and the Quest for a Just Max L. StackhouseAuthor: Walter S.

Corrie. How Nonviolent Struggle Works is a serious introduction to nonviolent struggle, its operation, and how it can be used against organized opponents with the capacity to impose harsh repression. This book offers the principle contents of Dr. Sharp’s The Politics of Nonviolent Action in a concise, accessible, and translatable format.

Engage: Exploring Nonviolent Living Full of stories, exercises and resources, Engage is a workbook to learn, study and practice the nonviolent options available to us.

It offers a guide for groups on how to take action for justice and peace in the midst of war and injustice. Gene Sharp's The Politics of Nonviolent Action is a landmark study of nonviolence in three volumes: Power and Struggle, The Methods of Nonviolent Action, and The Dynamics of Nonviolent Action.

Power and Struggle begins with an analysis of the nature of political power. All three parts should be ordered. "Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives," one of Sharp's shorter pieces, applies the analysis to the question of national defense.

"National Security Through Civilian-Based Defense," a long pamphlet, does nearly the same. "Civilian-Based Defense," Sharp's most recent book.

two New series starting in April. Info meeting Sat. March 7. In January, Nonviolent Wilmington launched a new study-action groups to actively engage in the creative power and practice of nonviolence.

These short series of weekly two-hour workshops are based on the new workbook Engaging are currently two Wilmington groups studying Part One of the book: “Engaging Nonviolence.”. To this might be added that budgets for the military are enormous, while there is only minuscule funding for nonviolent action.

Few people pay much attention to military budgets or spend time exploring nonviolent alternatives. It is this very complacency that. "A book from the Program on Nonviolent Sanctions in Conflict and Defense, Center for International Affairs, Harvard University and the Albert Einstein Institution for Nonviolent Alternatives in Conflict and Defense"--Page facing title page Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [] Engage: Exploring Nonviolent Living – Pace e Bene Australia ENGAGE: EXPLORING NONVIOLENT LIVING Full of stories, exercises and resources, Engage is a workbook to learn, study and practice the nonviolent options available to us.

It offers a guide for groups on how to take action for justice and peace in the midst of war and injustice.

Gene Sharp (Janu – Janu ) was an American political scientist. He was the founder of the Albert Einstein Institution, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the study of nonviolent action, and professor of political science at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

He was known for his extensive writings on nonviolent struggle, which have influenced Alma mater: Ohio State University, Oxford University. Author of The politics of nonviolent action, Gandhi wields the weapon of moral power, Making Europe unconquerable, Tyranny could not quell them, Walka bez użycia przemocy, From Dictatorship to Democracy, Exploring nonviolent alternatives, Civilian-based defense.

Infor example, he published a slim book marketed toward political activists, Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives, its groovy cover featuring a hand held in a peace sign. 5 Sharp would sometimes attend protest demonstrations, and for several years he would attend the Martin Luther King Jr.

Center for Nonviolent Social Change annual. Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives by Gene Sharp Nonviolent action withholds the assistance and cooperation necessary to exercise control over a population. Sharp discusses the techniques of nonviolent action and their implications for national defense.

Final Acts: A Guide to Preserving the Records of Truth Commissions by Trudy Huskamp Peterson.Engage: Exploring Nonviolent Living Welcome to the Engage Study Program. This twelve-part study and action program offers participants a wide variety of principles, stories, exercises, and readings for learning, practicing, and experimenting with the power of .TO NONVIOLENT POLITICAL SCIENCE From Seasons of Violence Glenn D.

Paige Center for Global Nonviolence The book is subtitled “From Seasons of Violence,” and is divided into four parts: winter, spring, summer, and fall.

has joined in exploring nonviolent political alternatives. May this book help them and others to carry on.