The Resource Great peacemakers : true stories from around the world, Ken Beller and Heather Chase

Great peacemakers : true stories from around the world, Ken Beller and Heather Chase

Label
Great peacemakers : true stories from around the world
Title
Great peacemakers
Title remainder
true stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
Ken Beller and Heather Chase
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Awards note
International Peace Writing Award, 2007.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
BYN
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Beller, Ken
Dewey number
327.1720922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Chase, Heather
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  • Pacifists
  • Civil rights workers
  • Animal rights activists
  • Environmentalists
Label
Great peacemakers : true stories from around the world, Ken Beller and Heather Chase
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-183) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Choosing nonviolence -- 1. Henry David Thoreau : living deliberately -- 2. Mahatma Gandhi : nonviolent resistance -- 3. Martin Luther King, Jr. : daring to dream -- 4. Anderson Sá : an instrument of change -- Pt. 2. Living peace -- 5. Mother Teresa : love in action -- 6. Thich Nhat Hanh : being peace -- 7. Colman McCarthy : teaching peace -- 8. Oscar Arias : "us" refers to all of humankind -- Pt. 3. Honoring diversity -- 9. Bruno Hussar : interfaith harmony -- 10. Desmond Tutu : all belong -- 11. Riane Eisler : partnership, not domination -- 12. The Dalai Lama : universal compassion -- Pt. 4. Valuing all life -- 13. Henry Salt : the creed of kinship -- 14. Albert Schweitzer : reverence for life -- 15. Astrid Lindgren : a voice for the voiceless -- 16. Jane Goodall : realizing our humanity -- Pt. 5. Caring for the planet -- 17. Rachel Carson : the balance of nature -- 18. David Suzuki : redefining progress -- 19. Nader Khalili : sustainable community -- 20. Wangari Maathai : planting seeds of peace
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 195 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035307751
Label
Great peacemakers : true stories from around the world, Ken Beller and Heather Chase
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-183) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Choosing nonviolence -- 1. Henry David Thoreau : living deliberately -- 2. Mahatma Gandhi : nonviolent resistance -- 3. Martin Luther King, Jr. : daring to dream -- 4. Anderson Sá : an instrument of change -- Pt. 2. Living peace -- 5. Mother Teresa : love in action -- 6. Thich Nhat Hanh : being peace -- 7. Colman McCarthy : teaching peace -- 8. Oscar Arias : "us" refers to all of humankind -- Pt. 3. Honoring diversity -- 9. Bruno Hussar : interfaith harmony -- 10. Desmond Tutu : all belong -- 11. Riane Eisler : partnership, not domination -- 12. The Dalai Lama : universal compassion -- Pt. 4. Valuing all life -- 13. Henry Salt : the creed of kinship -- 14. Albert Schweitzer : reverence for life -- 15. Astrid Lindgren : a voice for the voiceless -- 16. Jane Goodall : realizing our humanity -- Pt. 5. Caring for the planet -- 17. Rachel Carson : the balance of nature -- 18. David Suzuki : redefining progress -- 19. Nader Khalili : sustainable community -- 20. Wangari Maathai : planting seeds of peace
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 195 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035307751

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