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Dimensions of Non Violent Action - Colloquium

Professor Stellan Vinthagen
Professor Stellan Vinthagen
Event Date: March 29, 2016 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Room 3545

Professor Stellan Vinthagen, the Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance at UMass Amherst, presents a case that illustrates his new theory of nonviolent action, based on his latest book: "A Theory of Nonviolent Action: How Civil Resistance Works" (ZED, 2015). 

The autonomy struggle by the landless workers movement in Brazil will be used as a case study.

This is part of the Conflict Resolution Colloquium Series.

For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit two weeks prior to the event.