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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Peace -- Societies, etc. -- Congresses,
  • Antinuclear movement -- Europe -- Congresses,
  • Antinuclear movement -- United States -- Congresses

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Werner Kaltefleiter and Robert L. Pfaltzgraff
ContributionsKaltefleiter, Werner, Pfaltzgraff, Robert L
The Physical Object
Pagination211 p. :
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14417864M
ISBN 100312599323
LC Control Number85014574

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Peace movements in Europe and the United States. Peace movements in Europe & the United States. London: Croom Helm, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Werner Kaltefleiter; Robert L Pfaltzgraff. The Peace Movements in Europe and the United States book. The Peace Movements in Europe and the United States. from leftist political parties to Catholic movements. Media coverage of the peace movement in Italy sharply decreased in intensity after the beginning of cruise missile deployment in Sicily in The declared goals of the Author: Sergio A. Rossi, Virgilio Ilari. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Based on papers presented at a conference in May held at the Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany. During the Cold War (–), when the Soviet Union and the United States were engaged in an arms race, the Soviet Union promoted its foreign policy through the World Peace Council and other front writers have claimed that it also influenced non-aligned peace groups in the West, although the CIA and MI5 have doubted the extent of Soviet influence.

Reviewed in the United States on Decem Verified Purchase. If you are a political buff, you'll love this book. Cortright has everything in this book from old to new peace movements and why they happened and who was involved. Read more. One person Cited by:   the United States from entering it. This group included AJ Musty and Kirby Page and Dorothy Day, all of whom would go on to become important figures in . Other articles where Peace movement is discussed: international relations: Between the two world wars: was an offshoot of the peace movement and was concerned primarily with understanding the causes and costs of war, as well as its political, sociological, economic, and psychological dimensions. Interest in the question “Why war?” also brought a host of social scientists, including. History of Peace (2 volumes; supersedes older book "The Way to Peace"), by Sanderson Beck (HTML at ) Filed under: Peace movements -- Israel Our Sisters' Promised Land: Women, Politics, and Israeli-Palestinian Coexistence (paperback edition, with new preface; Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, ), by Ayala H. Emmett (page.

  During the Cold War when the Soviet Union and the United States were engaged in an arms race, the Soviet Union promoted its foreign policy Author: James Slate. In the United States and Western Europe, a wave of more violent racial and ethnic movements has appeared. Meanwhile, social movements of the s and s (the women’s movement, the peace movement, the environmental movement, and the GLBT movement) enter new stages of activism and face contemporary challenges. The peace movement in the United States has four substantial accomplishments to its credit in the period since World War II: 1) it pushed the Kennedy administration to begin arms control negotiations with the Soviet Union in the early s, ending atmospheric nuclear testing and proving that arms control treaties would be widely popular; 2) it. Limitation of armaments was the task of the peace movements prior to , and the result was disappointing. Calvin D. Davis has justly remarked that a strange dichotomy of thought existed in the United States and Europe.