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Author Charles DeBenedetti Memorial Conference (1990 : Toledo, Ohio)

Title Give peace a chance : exploring the Vietnam antiwar movement : essays from the Charles DeBenedetti Memorial Conference / edited by Melvin Small and William D. Hoover ; with a foreword by George McGovern
Edition First edition
Published Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 1992


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Description xxi, 300 pages ; 23 cm
Series Syracuse studies on peace and conflict resolution
Syracuse studies on peace and conflict resolution.
Contents The counterculture and the antiwar movement / David Farber -- You don't need a weatherman but a postman can be helpful : thoughts on the history of SDS and the antiwar movement / Maurice Isserman -- CALCAV and religious opposition to the Vietnam War / Mitchell K. Hall -- Pacifists and the Vietnam antiwar movement / David McReynolds -- "May Day" 1971 : civil disobedience and the Vietnam antiwar movement / George W. Hopkins -- The GI movement and the response from the brass / Terry H. Anderson -- GI resistance during the Vietnam War / David Cortright -- Vietnam veterans and war crimes hearings / Elliott L. Meyrowitz and Kenneth J. Campbell -- They moved the town : organizing Vietnam veterans against the war / William F. Crandell -- "Not my son, not your son, not their sons" : mothers against the Vietnam draft / Amy Swerdlow -- "Women power" and women's liberation : exploring the relationship between the antiwar movement and the women's liberation movement / Alice Echols -- The women who left them behind / Nina S. Adams -- "Look out kid, you're gonna get hit!" : Kent State and the Vietnam antiwar movement / Kenneth J. Heineman -- Conscience and the courts : teachers and students against war and militarism / Charles F. Howlett
Summary This collection of 14 essays, generated by a 1990 conference on the Vietnam antiwar movement, analyzes movement strategies, the role of the military and women in resistance, and the movement in the schools. [Publishers Weekly]
Analysis Political Science
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Congresses Protest movements United States
Notes Conference held in Toledo, Ohio on 4-5 May 1990 and sponsored by the University of Toledo and the Council on Peace Research in History
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-281) and index
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author DeBenedetti, Charles.
Hoover, William D.
Small, Melvin.
Council on Peace Research in History.
University of Toledo.
LC no. 91045390
ISBN 0815625588 (cloth : alk. paper)
0815625596 (paperback: alk. paper)