Peace Education, 3d ed.
Now in its third edition, Peace Education provides a comprehensive approach to educating for a just and sustainable future. It begins with religious and historical trends that have molded our understanding of "peace" and then presents a variety of ways to practice peace education in schools and communities, and explains how it can motivate students. The teaching and practice of peace education provides a basis of valuable knowledge about resolving conflicts and transforming violence without the use of force.
Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.
Foreword by Tony Jenkins
1 What Is Peace Education?
2 Religious and Historical Concepts of War Peace and Peace Education
What Does It Look Like? Types of Peace Education
4 Peace Education as Transformative and Empowering
First Steps in Educating for Peace
6 Essential Concepts for the Teaching of Peace
From Philosophy to Practice