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Tradition of Nonviolent Resistance - Readings

- Henry David Thoreau
          "Resistance to Civil Government - Civil Disobedience" (1849)

 - John Ruskin
          Unto This Last: Four Essays on the First Principles of Political Economy (1862)

 - Leo Tolstoy
          The Kingdom of God Is Within You (1894)
- Mohandas K. Gandhi,
          "Hind Swaraj" (1908),
          "Satyagraha in South Africa" (1924)
          An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth (1926)

          Unto This Last: A Paraphrase (1951)

 - Richard B. Gregg
          The Power of Nonviolence (1935)

           The Psychology and Strategy of Gandhi's Nonviolent Resistance (1972)
- United Nations
          "The Universal Declaration of Human Rights" (1948)

 - Martin Luther King, Jr.
          "My Pilgrimage to Nonviolence" (1958)
          "My Trip to the Land of Gandhi" (1959)
          "Letter from Birmingham Jail" (1963)
          "Nobel Peace Prize Lecture" (1964)

          The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. (1998)
- Gene Sharp
          "198 Methods of Nonviolent Action" (1973)
          From Dictatorship to Democracy (1993)

          Waging Nonviolent Struggle: 20th Century Practice and 21st Century Potential (2007)


- Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall

          A Force More Powerful: a Century of Nonviolent Conflict (2000)


- Dennis Dalton

          Mahatma Gandhi: Nonviolent Power In Action (1993)

- Marty Jezer

          The Power of the People: Active Nonviolence in the United States (1987)


- Mary King

          Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King, JR: The Power of Nonviolent Action (1999)

- Joseph Kip Kosek

          "Richard Gregg, Mohandas Gandhi, and the Strategy of Nonviolence" (2005)


-Mark Kurlansky

          Nonviolence: The History of a Dangerous Idea (2008)


- Paul Gordon Lauren

          The Evolution of International Human Rights: Visions Seen (1998)


- Staughton Lynd

         Nonviolence in America: A Documentary History (1966)


- Ananda M. Pandiri

         A Comprehensive, Annotated Bibliography on Mahatma Gandhi (1995)


- Frances Fox Piven

         Challenging Authority: How Ordinary People Change America (2006)


- Shrimad Rajchandra

       Atma Siddhi: In Search of the Soul


- Howard Zinn (editor)

        The Power of Nonviolence: Writings by Advocates of Peace (2002)

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