TITLE

Nonviolent force

PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Christian Century;8/29/2001, Vol. 118 Issue 24, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the nonviolent protests carried out by Palestinians against Israel. Organizers of nonviolent actions; Forms of nonviolent protests undertaken; List of organizations involved in the Palestinian cause.
ACCESSION #
5134840

 

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