48.215 Peacemaking Alternatives

Peacemaking Alternatives

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 5821
Status Active

Examines various positive alternatives to war and violence, including disarmament, nonviolence, conflict resolution, and the United Nations. Students do volunteer work with an activist agency or interview an activist. The course stresses the historical and contemporary role of peace movements and allied social-change movements such as feminism, civil rights and environmentalism.