As a scholarly specialist on the American peace movement, I am sometimes telephoned for background information by journalists writing articles about current demonstrations against war or against nuclear weapons. Almost invariably, they have no idea that the American peace movement has a rich history. Or, if they realize that it does have such a history, they have no idea that that history goes back further than the Vietnam War. This is a very big and unfortunate gap in their knowledge. Actually, the American peace movement dates back two centuries and has involved millions of people (am
H-Peace is an international digital network affiliated with the Peace History Society that seeks to broaden understanding about historical and contemporary peace, justice, and disarmament concerns.
H-Net is looking for some new editors to run H-Peace. I’ve done what I can to hold down the fort but we’d like to get the position filled with a team of people who know the field much better than I.
We would like to inform you that a new issue of the International Journal of Conflict Engagement and Resolution, published by the Conflict Management, Resolution and Negotiation Program at Bar-Ilan University, Israel, has just been released.
The issue contains the following articles:
- Correlation of Theory and Practice in Conflict Engagement
Within a matter of months, the U.S.