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ERIC Number: ED410149
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 101
Abstractor: N/A
Educating for Peace and Justice: Religious Dimensions, K-6. 8th Edition.
McGinnis, James
This revised teacher's manual focuses on the need to develop compassionate concern in students if they are to be moved to action. The 12-step processes in the 8 units promote a personal relationship or friendship with the persons or groups involved. The units include: (1) "Of Dreams and Vision"; (2) "Interpersonal Peacemaking/Reconciliation"; (3) "Reconciliation--Turning Enemies and Strangers into Friends"; (4) "Interracial Reconciliation"; (5) "International Reconciliation: Dealing with Violence and War"; (6) "International Reconciliation: Global Interdependence"; (7) "Solidarity with the Poor"; and (8) "Becoming Friends with the Earth". Other special sections are "Helping Children Become Peacemakers: A Special Process"; "'A Methodology for Educating for Peace and Justice'"; and"'We Are a Rainbow People'" with music and directions for making paper cranes. (EH)
Institute for Peace and Justice, 4144 Lindell Boulevard, #124, St. Louis, Missouri 63108; telephone: 314-918-2630.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for Peace and Justice, St. Louis, MO.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For the 7-12 guide, see ED 392 723.