ERIC Number: ED294811
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
What about the Children? The Threat of Nuclear War and Our Responsibility To Preserve This Planet for Future Generations. Samantha Smith Edition.
Hawkes, Glenn W.; And Others
The purpose of this booklet is to encourage global action that will protect children from the threat of nuclear war. A number of specific steps are suggested to reduce this threat, including: (1) finding 10 minutes per week to work on an anti-war project; (2) supporting anti-nuclear organizations; (3) joining anti-war organizations; (4) sharing pertinent information with others; (5) understanding a system; (6) organizing street lobbies; (7) utilizing the media; (8) challenging the experts; (9) pressuring public servants; (10) sponsoring a resolution or conference; and (11) engaging in citizen diplomacy. The booklet concludes with a list of organizations working for international peace. (SM)
Descriptors: Child Welfare, Children, Citizen Participation, Disarmament, Global Approach, International Relations, National Security, Nuclear Warfare, World Problems
Parents and Teachers for Social Responsibility, Inc., Box 517, Moretown, VT ($2.00).
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Parents and Teachers for Social Responsibility, Moretown, VT.
Note: For earlier edition, see ED 238 531. Russian language edition available.