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Peace Movements, Peace Research, and the Peace Process: Conversation with Elise Boulding, Professor Emerita, Dartmouth College; 4/1/86 by Harry Kreisler.

This interview is part of the Institute's "Conversations with History" series, and uses Internet technology to share with the public Berkeley's distinction as a global forum for ideas.

Welcome to a conversation on Peace Movements, Peace Research, and the Peace Process. I'm Harry Kreisler of the Institute of International Studies. Our guest today is Elise Boulding, Professor Emerita of Dartmouth College. Professor Boulding is a world-renowned sociologist and a peace activist.

  1. The Changing Nature of Peace Movements ... mobilization around interest ... more than political statements
  2. Goals of Peace Movements ... transcending complacency and co-optation ... National Peace Institute ... imagining alternatives ... long-term perspective ... learning from other nations ... multilateralism ... transnational activities
  3. Peace Research ... alternative ways of problem solving ... training in mediation ... the role of women in peace movements

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