Sociology of non-violence and peace

some behavioural and attitudinal dimensions : a study of elites, non-elites and students, and institutional situations in India, and of elites in Nepal and Ceylon by Thottamon Kantan Kesavan Narayanan Unnithan

Publisher: Research Council for Cultural Studies, India International Centre in New Delhi

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  • Peace

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This book is a collection of philosophical papers that explores theoretical and practical aspects and implications of nonviolence as a means of establishing peace. The papers range from spiritual and political dimensions of nonviolence to issues of justice and values and proposals for action and change.

Get this from a library. Sociology of non-violence and peace: some behavioural and attitudinal dimensions; a study of elites, non-elites, and students, and institutional situations in India, and of elites in Nepal and Ceylon. [Thottamon Kantan Kesavan Narayanan Unnithan; Yogendra Singh].

Nonviolence and Peace Psychology assembles multiple perspectives to create a more comprehensive and nuanced understanding of the concepts and phenomena of nonviolence than is usually seen on the subject.

Through this diverse literature—spanning psychology, political science, religious studies, anthropology, and sociology—peace psychologist. The classical Indian text of Tirukkuṛaḷ deals with the ethics of non-violence or non-harming through verses – in Chapter 32 of Book 1, further discussing compassion in Chapter 25 (verses ), vegetarianism or veganism in Chapter 26 (verses ), and non-killing in.

Non-Violence Essay No. 01 POINTS TO DEVELOP Many great people have emphasised on the importance of non-violence. Various interpretations of the term. Non-violence, like other benevolent principles Cannot I be taken to the extreme. Gandhi’s Ahinsa. Violence has increased in the world today.

Relevance of non-violence today. “NON-VIOLENCE IS THE LAW OF SPECIES AS. Non-violence and Social Change Page 7 If we examine the concept of non-violence as advocated by Gandhiji we will realize that his was a prescription not of the weak but of the strong.

He proved in his life time that even the unorganized and the weak can perform miracles if. Sharon Erickson Nepstad is Professor of Sociology at the University of New Mexico.

She is the author of numerous articles and three books, including: Nonviolent Revolutions: Civil Resistance in the Late 20th Century (, Oxford University Press); Religion and War Resistance in the Plowshares Movement (, Cambridge University Press); and Convictions of the Soul: Religion, Culture, and Cited by: INTRODUCTION.

Michael Nagler,[] Professor of Classics at the University of California at Berkeley, stated that “non-violence is a has Sociology of non-violence and peace book rules and we have to learn them ” (see Kool, Perspectives on Non-violence,p. Writing further in the same chapter of this book, he argued that the laws of non-violence are more robust than that of any other by: 1.

INTRODUCTION Peace has always been among humanity's highest values--for some, supreme. Consider: "Peace at any price." 1 "The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war." 2 "Peace is more important than all justice." 3 "I prefer the most unjust peace to the justest war that was ever waged." 4 "There never was a good war or a bad peace.".

In this ground-breaking and much-needed book, Stellan Vinthagen provides the first major systematic attempt to develop a theory of nonviolent action since Gene Sharp's seminal The Politics of Nonviolent Action in Employing a rich collection of historical and contemporary social movements from various parts of the world as examples—from the civil rights movement in America to Cited by:   number of peace, non violence, and anti-war movements.

most famous book is called War and Peace. And secondly, that the 20th century while. A peace pole is a 4 or 6 sided pole displaying the words, May Peace Prevail on Earth. The pole allows for between languages to be shown, sharing this same message of peace.

A Japanese man, founder of the world peace prayer movement, Masahisa Goi came up with the idea of the peace pole in following Pearl Harbor. This book probes the complex interweaving, across time and cultures, of violence and non-violence from the perspective of the present.

One of the first of its kind, it offers a comprehensive examination of the interpenetration of violence and non-violence as much in human nature as in human institutions with reference to different continents, cultures and religions over centuries.

Book Description. The Routledge History of World Peace since examines the varied and multifaceted scholarship surrounding the topic of peace and engages in a fruitful dialogue about the global history of peace since Interdisciplinary in nature, the book includes contributions from authors working in fields as diverse as history, philosophy, literature, art, sociology, and Peace.

Through a critical analysis of the various intellectual journeys that led to the emergence of non-violent struggle as a viable form of protest and resistance, such as the Bhoodan Movement, the call for Sampoorna Kranti, the Chipko Movement, and the Narmada Bachao Andolan, this book enables us to evaluate and understand non-violence in a.

The Routledge History of World Peace since examines the varied and multifaceted scholarship surrounding the topic of peace and engages in a fruitful dialogue about the global history of peace since Interdisciplinary in nature, the book includes contributions from authors working in fields as diverse as history, philosophy, literature, art, sociology, and Peace : Book Review Symposium: J Brewer, Peace Processes: A Sociological Approach Article (PDF Available) in Sociology 46(1) February with 62 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Read this book on Questia. In this book, Merton has selected the basic statements of principle and interpretation which make up Gandhi's philosophy of non-violence (AHIMSA) and non-violent action (SATYAGRAHA).

This chapter reports that, contrary to stereotypes, the Sikhs are not essentially violent, but militant where ‘militancy’ does not mean violence in actions and reactions alone but also an aggressive and passionate stand for the cause of their religion and the Gurus.

The chapter explores the development of non-violent militancy extending from the Gurdwara Reform movement (through to described in this book demonstrate,this is far from the actions show some ways we can make peace even when we are deeply mired in a culture of route to peace demonstrated by the work of the inner city youth ac-tivists featured in this book is through ically,the work of peaceFile Size: KB.

The ‘International Day of Non-Violence’ will be observed for the first time on October 2 after which it would become an annual affair. The UN invites all member states, NGOs and individuals to commemorate the day and disseminate the message of non-violence, “including through education and public awareness.”.

War, Peace and Non-violence - An Islamic perspective Authored by Imam Muhammad Shirazi - XKP Amazing book with spirituality and presence of mind with the beautiful islamic perspective and solution in today's worldThis book is one of the many Islamic publications distributed by Ahlulbayt Organization throughout the world in different languages.

The book, no doubt serves as a guidepost to Sarvodaya Society and world peace. Further, a scientific attempt is made to analyse Gandhian approach to peace and non-violence. World peace is an epithet that is on the lips of all right thinking men, but it has become an elusive concept.

Theodore Paullin, Assistant Director of the Bureau, is the author of this study. The manuscript has been submitted to and reviewed by Professor Charles A. Ellwood and Professor Hornell Hart, both of the Department of Sociology, Duke University; and by Richard B.

Gregg, author of several works on the philosophy and practice of non-violence. She is the author of the landmark book Disaster and Mass Trauma (), coeditor of the international book Forgiveness: Pathways for Conflict Transformation and Peace Building ( in press) and more than 40 articles/chapters on human rights, conflict transformation, and post trauma healing.

SinceAni has been an officer, chair or vice. Part of the SUNY Series, Global Conflict and Peace Education. Blends psychology, sociology, history, and peace studies in an analysis of current cultures based largely on conflict. Through a mixture of scholarship and anecdotal evidence, Fellman proposes a paradigm shift from an adversarial paradigm to one based on mutuality, cooperation, and.

Pacifism in the Nineteenth Century Modern pacifism began early in the 19th cent., with peace societies that were formed in New York (), Massachusetts (), and Great Britain ().

Other countries followed, and societies were established in France and Switzerland not long afterward. Learning Non-Violence Gangeya Mukherji. A highly interdisciplinary study offering varied perspectives on the topic of non-violence and relevant for different subjects-political science, philosophy, sociology, history, Gandhian studies, peace studies, theology, and literature.

From the Jacket: This book presents a collection of essays. Among other things: (1) it tries to determine the nature of a social action and that of violent and non-violent actions; (2) it examines the claim of satyagraha as a non-violent method of action; (3) it deals with various violent and non-violent actions; and (4) it argues in favour of there being animal rights, and brings to light the.

This book is designed as an undergraduate textbook to be used as a foundation text for peace and conflict studies (PACS) programs or for anyone interested in an overview of the field of peace and conflict studies. The book provides an introduction to the field balancing theory, research, and practice.

A Force More Powerful: A Century of Non-Violent Conflict is an excellent overview of non-violent conflict in the past years or so. Inspiring and compelling, Peter Ackerman and Jack Duvall, not only create in this work a concise account, but argue persuasively that not only is the history of non-violent conflict and account of courageous change but it is more effective than armed methods /5.

This breakthrough book demonstrates that Gandhi was right, that the method of nonviolent resistance as a way to social change usually leads to a .Recommended Citation.

Lee A. Smithey. (). "The Peace People: Principled And Revolutionary Non-Violence In Northern Ireland". The Troubles In Northern Ireland And Theories Of Social : Lee A. Smithey.