School sign in Sarajevo

THEORY AND PRACTICE

PEACE ACTION
i
n the 20th century
WARS
maps, statistic etc.
DOCUMENTS
includes texts of seminal documents
PEOPLE
biographies of exponents of nonviolence including extracts from their writing.
WOMEN AND PEACE PACK
updates to teaching pack
PEACE PLEDGE UNION
what is it about?
CURRICULUM SPECIAL
directly related material (soon)

Women and Peace study and teaching pack. [more]

'Evidence indicates that young people who beleve the myth that war is intrinsic to human nature are less likely to take part in actios for peace.'
Statement on Violence



Education for peace
  example from across the curiculum
Disarmament education
  what is it?
Which way to peace?
  
rationale for studying peace and conflict
Nature of peace education
  
implications of peace education
citizenship education
 
after the end of the war
Debating war and peace
  
on the issues facing peace education today
Peace education in the post cold war era
  
an interview with Johan Galtung
Alternative futures
  
key to helping students understand the change
Educating for a sustainable future
  
about rights and responsibilities
Democratic education
  
what is it and how to practice it
Robber's Cave experiment
  
a powerful lesson in peace building
Understanding conflict
  
a teaching resource
Indoctrination?
  
should a school's essential resources be financed by
  arms manufacturers?
Children constructing peace education
  
argues for a dialogue that attempts to include the pupils’
  own subjective reactions towards the world
The prisoner's dilemma
  
a strategy game
Peace and children's books
  
the influences books may have?
Books, references and resources
  
on peace education and related topics
Towards a peace education curriculum.

THEMES

GENOCIDE
Major resource on 20th century genocides
see also:
- genocide and remembance
- remembering the holocaust
- remember the killing fields
- rwanda

MILITARISM AND THE ENVIRONMENT
War and the environment - water, oil, chemicals, landmines

SCIENCE AND RESPONSIBILITY
Science and the military
.

VIOLENCE AND THE SCREEN
Unesco international survey
Decoding the image
Using the media to promote peace
.

DOCUMENTS
the Holocaust
the Genocide Convention
the Geneva Conventions

Universal Declaration of Human rRghts
European Convention on Human Rights
Convention on the Rights of the Child
- About the Convention
- Preamble
- Part One (articles 1- 41)
- Part Two (Articles 42 - 45)
- Part Three (Articles 46-54)
- Draft Optional Protocoll

WORLD WAR TWO related issues
-
being updated

WORLD WAR ONE related issues
being update

'Remembering war - searching for peace': study and teaching pack. [more]

Working together - a handbook for co-operation [more]


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