A Force More Powerful: A Century of Non-violent Conflict

A Force More Powerful: A Century of Non-violent Conflict


This nationally-acclaimed booklet indicates how well known pursuits used nonviolent motion to overthrow dictators, impede army invaders and safe human rights in kingdom after state, over the last century. Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall depict how nonviolent sanctions--such as protests, moves and boycotts--separate brutal regimes from their technique of keep an eye on. They inform within stories--how Danes outmaneuvered the Nazis, harmony defeated Polish communism, and mass motion got rid of a Chilean dictator--and additionally how nonviolent strength is altering the area this present day, from Burma to Serbia.

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