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Nonviolence: A Bibliography

Books available at Manhattan Public Library

February 2002

Ackerman, Peter. A Force More Powerful: A Century of Nonviolent Conflict. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000.303.61 Ackerman

Aldridge, Bob and Janet Aldridge. Children and Nonviolence. Pasadena, CA: Hope Pub. House, 1987. 649.1 Aldridge

Anderson, Jervis. Bayard Rustin: troubles I've Seen: a Biography. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. 323.092 Anderson

Ansbro, John A. Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Making of a Mind. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1982.323.092 Ansbro

Bruun, Erik A. The Book of American Values and Virtues: Our Tradition of Freedom, Liberty and Tolerance. New York: Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, 1996. 973 Book

Bullard, Sara. Teaching Tolerance: Raising Open-Minded, Empathetic Children. New York: Doubleday, 1996. 649.7 Bullard

Butigan, Ken, Terry Messman-Rucker, and Marie Pastrick. Basta: No Mandate for War: A Pledge of Resistance Handbook. Philadelphia, PA: New Society Publishers, 1986.  327.73 Basta

Cecil, Nancy Lee and Patricia Roberts. Raising Peaceful Children in a Violent World. San Diego, CA: LuraMedia, 1995.  649.1 Cecil

Cooper, Marc. Pinochet and Me: a Chilean Anti-Memoir. New York, NY: Verso, 2001. 983.065 Cooper

Dunne, John S. The Peace of the Present: an Unviolent Way of Life. Notre Dame, IN.: University of Notre Dame Press, 1991.   241.697 Dunn

Erikson, Erik. Gandhi's Truth on the Origins of Militant Nonviolence. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1969.  323.2 Erikson

Eringer, Robert. Strike for Freedom!: The Story of Lech Walesa and Polish Solidarity. New York:   Dodd, Mead, 1982.322.2 Eringer

Flender, Harold. Rescue in Denmark. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1963.  940.54 Flender

Gandhi, Mahatma. The Essential Gandhi: an Anthology. New York: Random House, 1962. 923.254 Gandhi

Gregg, Richard Bartlett. The Power of NonViolence. Nyack, N.Y.: Fellowship Publications, 1959. 172 Gregg

Hampton, Henry, Steve Fayer, and Sarah Flynn. Voices of Freedom: an Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement from the 1950s through the 1980s. New York: Bantam Books, 1990. 323.4 Hampton

Juergensmeyer, Mark. Fighting Fair: A Nonviolent Strategy for Resolving Everyday Conflicts. New York: Harper & Row, 1986.  303.6 Juergensmeyer

Lewis, John. Walking with the Wind: a Memoir of the Movement. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998. 323.092 Lewis

Locke, John, George Berkeley, David Hume, and William Popple. A Letter Concerning

Toleration; Concerning Civil Government, Second Essay; An Essay Concerning Human

Understanding: The Principles of Human Knowledge; An enquiry Concerning Human

Understanding. Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1952.  261. 73 Locke

Mabee, Carleton. Black Freedom: The Nonviolent Abolitionists from 1 830 through the Civil War. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1970. 380.144 Mahee

McCarthy, Colman. All of One Peace: Essays on Nonviolence. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1994. 303.61 McCarthy

McClosky, Herbert and Alida Brill. Dimensions of Tolerance: What Americans Believe About Civil Liberties. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1983.  323.4 McClosky

Merton, Thomas. Thomas Merton on Peace. New York: McCall Publishing Company, 1971. 261.873 Merton

Myers, Gustavus. History of Bigotry in the United States. New York: Random House, 1943. 272 Myers

Petrow, Richard, The Bitter Years: The Invasion and Occupation of Denmark and Norway, April 1940-May 1945. New York: Morrow, 1974.  940.5421 Petrow

Powers, Roger S., William B. Vogele, Christopher Kruegler, and Ronald M. McCarthy. Protest, Power, and Change: an Encyclopedia of Nonviolent Action from ACT-UP to women's Suffrage. New York: Garland Pub, 1997.   R 303.6103 Protest

Reynolds, Earle L. The Forbidden Voyage. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1975. 172.4 Reynolds

Seeley, Robert. Choosing Peace: a Handbook on War, Peace, and Your Conscience. Philadelphia, PA: Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors, 1994.  355.224 Seely

Sharp, Gene. The Politics of Nonviolent Action. Boston: P. Sargent Publisher, 1973. 301.632 Sharp

Tolstoy, Leo. The Law of Love and the Law of Violence. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970.  172.4 Tolstoy

Walesa, Lech. A Way of Hope. New York: H. Holt, 1987.   322.2 Walesa

Walesa, Lech, and Arkadiuz Rybicki. The Struggle and the Triumph: an Autobiography. New York:    Arcade Publishing, 1992.  943.8056 Walesa

Nonviolent Inspiration:

"No single person can liberate a country. You can only liberate a country if you act as a collective." -Nelson Mandela

"You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake."
-Jeanette Rankin

"Hate multiplies hate, violence multiplies violence, and toughness multiplies toughness in a descending spiral of destruction..."
-Martin Luther King Jr.

"War is elective. It is not an inevitable state of affairs. War is not the weather." -Susan Sontag

"There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible but in the end, they always fall--think of it, always." -Mahatma Gandhi