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Force More Powerful

Peter Ackerman

Force More Powerful

A Century of Nonviolent Conflict

by Peter Ackerman

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

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    FormatHardcover
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    Open LibraryOL9734834M
    ISBN 100756767326
    ISBN 109780756767327

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“A Force More Powerful challenges a longstanding myth that lies at the heart of much of the turmoil of the 20th century: that power comes from the barrel of a gun; based on convincing detail, Ackerman and Duvall dare to claim that nonviolent movements lead to more Cited by: A Force More Powerful is a documentary series on one of the 20th century’s most important and least-known stories: how nonviolent power overcame oppression and authoritarian rule.

It includes six cases of movements, and each case is approximately 30 minutes long. Episode 1: India — begins at In India in the s, after Gandhi had returned from South Africa, he and his followers. A Force More Powerful: A Century of Non-Violent Conflict is an excellent overview of non-violent conflict in the past years or so.

Inspiring and compelling, Peter Ackerman and Jack Duvall, not only create in this work a concise account, but argue persuasively that not only is the history of non-violent conflict and account of courageous change but it is more effective than armed methods /5.

"A Force More Powerful depicts how nonviolent sanctions - such as strikes, boycotts, and civil disobedience - can separate brutal regimes from their means of control. It reveals the inside stories of how ordinary people took extraordinary action and ended oppression, including the Danes' valiant resistance to the Nazis, Solidarity's defeat of Polish communism, civic action in Chile to remove a.

A force more powerful: a century of nonviolent conflict User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. In this companion volume to the upcoming PBS series of the same name, Ackerman (Strategic Nonviolent Conflict) and television writer DuVall demonstrate the Force More Powerful book of nonviolent resistance to oppression Read full review5/5(1).

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Educational materials for A Force More Powerful: A Century of Nonviolent Conflictwere developed in association with Toby Levine Communications, Inc., Potomac, Maryland. To order the companion book, A Force More Powerful: A Century of Nonviolent Conflict, by Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall, call St.

Martin’s Press atext. Directed by Steve York. With Ben Kingsley, Salvador Allende, Shahla Arasteh, Janet Cherry. This two-part Emmy-nominated series explores one of the 20th century's most important but least understood stories: how nonviolent power has overcome oppression and authoritarian rule all over the world.

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