PEAC 135. Social Movements and Nonviolent Power
(Cross-listed as SOCI 135 )
In this two-credit Honors seminar, we will study the global proliferation of the strategic use of nonviolent tactics and methods and investigate the power in social relations upon which collective nonviolent action capitalizes. We will also address sociological literature on the emergence, maintenance, and impact of social movements. For examples of the kinds of case studies covered in this seminar, visit http://nvdatabase.swarthmore.edu
Eligible for PEAC
Spring 2018. Smithey.
Catalog chapter: Peace and Conflict Studies
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/peace-conflict-studies
Check the Fall 2017 Schedule of Courses