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The Rev James Lawson: The Non-Violence Struggle 9-11-2007 2 of 2

dc.contributor.authorLawson, James M., 1928-
dc.descriptionIncludes descriptive metadata provided by producer in MP4 file: "The Non-Violence Struggle - Video - The Rev James Lawson The Non-Violence Struggle 9-11-2007 2 of 2." Videorecording of a class session. Lawson discusses what he sees as structural violence--deaths due to police, poverty, unsafe workplaces, etc. He speaks of racism as a wickedness in the "invisible world" of the human soul. The episode about Denmark from the television series A force more powerful, which is about Danes' non-cooperation with Nazis in World War II, is discussed but not seen on the podcast. Lawson discusses the futility of violence as political policy. There is considerable student participation but it is difficult to hear.en
dc.publisherVanderbilt Universityen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesThe Nonviolent Struggleen
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Social conditionsen
dc.subject.lcshNonviolence -- Study and teachingen
dc.subject.lcshLawson, James M., 1928-en
dc.subject.lcshSocial justiceen
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Politics and governmenten
dc.subject.lcshWorld War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements - Denmarken
dc.subject.lcshCivil disobedienceen
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Social policyen
dc.titleThe Rev James Lawson: The Non-Violence Struggle 9-11-2007 2 of 2en
dc.description.collegeCollege of Arts & Science

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