books

Official Channels

Official channels are things like grievance procedures, ombudsmen and courts. They are supposed to resolve problems and provide justice. However, trust in official channels can be misplaced: in many cases they may give only an illusion of a solution. In Official...

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‘Gandhi and beyond’ book review

Jason MacLeod’s review of David Cortright’s (2006) ‘Gandhi and Beyond’:¬†Cortright offers a useful book for students and educators of nonviolent action. He provides a sensitive, sympathetic and critical overview of Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr....

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What makes people tick

What makes people tick: the three hidden worlds of settlers, prospectors and pioneers Chris Rose’ powerful guide to values mapping is a ‘must-read’ for campaigners.¬†If you want to communicate effectively with people – especially if you want to...

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