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The Rev James Lawson: The Non-Violence Struggle 9-25-2007 1 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 9-25-2007 1 of 2." Videorecording of a class session. The class views a video called "South Africa: Freedom in Our Lifetime" (not reproduced in the podcast) and discusses the anti-apartheid movement in that country as an example of nonviolent resistance. Other examples of nonviolent opposition to government are addressed. Lawson speaks of the lack of a serious political opposition in the U.S. He recounts the historical roots of nonviolence, especially in religion. Student contributions are often difficult to hear.en
dc.publisherVanderbilt Universityen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesThe Nonviolent Struggleen
dc.subject.lcshSouth Africaen
dc.subject.lcshNonviolence -- Study and teachingen
dc.subject.lcshAnti-apartheid movementsen
dc.subject.lcshLawson, James M., 1928-en
dc.subject.lcshNonviolence -- Religious aspectsen
dc.subject.lcshNonviolence -- Historyen
dc.subject.lcshSocial movementsen
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Politics and governmenten
dc.subject.lcshOpposition (Political science)en
dc.subject.lcshGovernment, Resistance toen
dc.titleThe Rev James Lawson: The Non-Violence Struggle 9-25-2007 1 of 2en
dc.description.collegeCollege of Arts & Science

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