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Vol. XX, No.3                                                   Spring 2006


Nonviolent Change Journal helps to network the peace community: providing dialoguing, exchanges of ideas, articles, reviews, reports and announcements of the activities of peace related groups and meetings, reviews of world developments relating to nonviolent change and resource information concerning the development of human relations on the basis of mutual respect.



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Richard L. Johnson, Ed., Gandhi's Experiments with Truth: Essential Writings by and about Mahatma Gandhi is just published by Lexington books, of Rowman & Littlefield, 15200 NBN Way, P.O. Box 191, Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214-0191 (800)462-6420,


Just published is Rachel M. MacNair, Ph.D. in collaboration with Psychologists for Social Responsibility, Working for Peace: A Handbook of Practical Psychology and Other Tools, ISBN: 1-886230-72-2 288 pp. for $17.97 paper, available from Barnes and Nobles and other book sellers.


Stephen D, Fabick, Us and Them: Moderating Group Conflict is available on the PsySR website:


James Hodge and Linda Cooper, Disturbing the Peace: the Story of Father Roy Bourgeois and the Movement to Close the School of the Americass44 pp. for $20 paper, from Orbis Books, Maryknoll, NY. 10545, (914)941-7590,, www,


Volumes from the Russell Sage Foundation include: Michael B. Katz and Mark J. Stern, One Nation Divisible: What America Was and What It Is Becoming is 384 pp. for $37.50 cloth; and James L. Gibson, Overcoming apartheid: Can Truth Reconcile a Divided Nation? is 488 pp. for $22.50 paper, both, plus $5 for the first item and $1 for each additional, from Russell Sage Foundation, Publications Office, 112 E. 64 St., New York, NY 10021 (800)524-6401, www.russellsage,org.


Conciliation Resources has just published the 17th issue in the Accord series, Accord policy brief on Nagorny Karabakh. The full text is available in English and Russian at: or can be ordered in print (as well as other works) from Conciliation Resources, 173 Upper Street, London N1 1RG, UK, Tel: +44 (0)20 7359 7728, Fax +44 (0)20 7359 4081,,


Abubakar Siddique Mohammad, Obasanjo: The Lust for Power and its Trajic Implications for Nigeria is available on line at:


Papers from the Stanley Foundation Include: Policy Bulletins. such as, "The United States and the Muslim World: Critical Issues and Opportunities for Change;" Policy Analysis Briefs such as: "United Nations Reform in Context," and "Beyond Preemptive War: Increasing U.S. Budget Emphasis on Conflict Prevention;" and a newsletter. Hard copies are often free, or may be viewed on line. For a complete list or to order, contact The Stanley Foundation, 209 Iowa Ae., Muscatine, IA 52761(563)364-1500,,





about 80 entries


Compiled by Dave Leeper, Earlham College,

This list is based in part on a list compiled by Sarah Woodside

 Graduate Program in Dispute Resolution, University of Massachusetts Boston, May 2005



ACResolution Magazine, Published by Association for Conflict Resolution:


The Acorn, Journal of the Gandhi-King Society:


ACCORD African Journal of Conflict Resolution:  South Africa, 1999-


African Peace Research Institute (APRI),  Journal Nigeria: African Peace Research Institute, 1986-  I


Armed Forces and Society,  Now at Loyola, apparently an online service for Fellows only:


Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal  (formerly Australian dispute resolution journal, 1990-1998)
Australia: Lawbook Co., 1990-  a related web site


The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists:


Canadian Journal of Peace Studies,  Canada's oldest and chief scholarly, multidisciplinary, refereed international journal in its area.


Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution:  available online New York, NY: Cardozo School of Law, 1998-


The Change Agent:  Adult education for social justice; news, issues, and ideas


Conciliation Quarterly: Akron, PA: Mennonite Conciliation Service, 1982- 05 Stopped publishing in 2005- 23 years, back issues available,


Conflict and Communication Online:  Germany: Unversitaet Konstanz, 2002-
German- English Journal bi-annual


Conflict and Consciousness: Studies in War, Peace and Social Thought: New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing Inc, 1989-

Conflict Management and Peace Science (formerly Journal of Peace Science, 1974-1981)"  Abingdon, UK: Taylor and Francis, Ltd., 1974-  Available online- apparently- at a cost:

organization site:


Conflict Resolution Journal:,  Apparently now at Yale, Political Science not Columbia, New York, NY: School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, 2002-

Conflict Resolution Quarterly (formerly Mediation Quarterly, 1983-2002):
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1983-

Conflict Trends: , South Africa: ACCORD, 2000-


Cooperation and Conflict:, journal of the Nordic International Studies Association
London, UK: Sage Pub., Ltd., 1965-


Culture of Peace Online Journal:

Defense and Peace Economics:, London, UK: Carfax Pub. Co., 1989-


Development and Peace: Catholic Development organization- newsletter type report  Global Village Voice,

Dispute Resolution Journal (formerly Arbitration Journal, 1937-1993), American Bar Association journal.

East African Journal of Peace and Human Rights, Uganda: Human Rights and Peace Center, 1993-2000,

Ethnic Conflict Research Digest: Londonderry, Northern Ireland: INCORE, 1995-,


Fellowship:  A magazine of peacemaking published by the Fellowship of Reconciliation,


Global Change, Peace and Security (formerly Pacifica review: Peace, Security and Global Change, 1995-2003; and Interdisciplinary Peace Research, 1989-1994), Abingdon, UK: Taylor and Francis, Ltd., 1989,

Global Society: Journal of Interdisciplinary International Relations, London, UK: Carfax Pub. Co., 1986-,

Group Decision and Negotiation, Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Pub., 1992-,,11855,4-0-70-35607887-detailsPage%253Djournal%257Cdescription%257Cdescription,00.html?

Greater Good, a Magazine of the Center for the Development of Peace and Well-Being,

Horizon: Pave Peace Through Culture and Literature, Mainly a private journal of peace poetry, literature, etc. from Israel,


Idea: A Journal of Social Issues:,, Chicago, IL: Krysia Hnatowicz Jacobs, 1996-,  an interesting up to date journal on ideas related to war and killing etc.

International Journal of Conflict Management, Bowling Green, KY: Center for Advanced Studies in Management, 1990-  I don’t find anything of this name- the name brings to this link but there are 2 other negotiation journals associated with this.


International Journal of Humanities and Peace, Flagstaff, AZ: IJHP, 1983-,

International Journal of Peace Studies, (Formosa College) Taipei, Taiwan: Grassroots Pub. Co., 1996- this is the IPRA journal but has not been published for several years

International Journal on World Peace, St. Paul, MN: Professors World Peace Academy, 1984-

International Negotiation: A Journal of Theory and Practice, Leiden, The Netherlands: Martinus Nijnoff, 1996-,

International Peacekeeping, London, UK: Frank Cass and Co. Ltd., 1994-,

International Studies Quarterly, A publication of the International Studies Association,



Journal for Peace and Justice Studies, Villanova, PA: Villanova University Center for Peace and Justice Education, 1988-,

Journal for the Study of Peace and Conflict, Stevens Point, WI: Wisconsin Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, 1998-,

Journal of Conflict and Security Law (formerly Journal of Armed Conflict Law):, UK: Oxford University Press, 1996-


Journal of Conflict Resolution, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Pub Inc., 1957- 2002 apparently stopped in 2002,

Journal of Conflict Studies, [formerly Conflict Quarterly (Canada), 1980-1995],, Fredericton, NB, Canada: University of New Brunswick Centre for Conflict Studies, 1980- subscription required

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Journal of Dispute Resolution:, Columbia, MO: University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law, 1984


Journal of Interpersonal Violence:,


Journal of Peace Education, London, UK: Carfax Pub. Co., 2004-,

Journal of Peace Research,, London, UK: Sage Pub., Ltd., 1964-

Journal of Stellar Peacemaking,  This is a new online journal just coming online in April 2006.


Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies:, This appears to be a type of an online journal with a newsletter and an archive of many academic papers on this subject available at this site.


Mediation Quarterly, used to be, now see Conflict Resolution Quarterly


Medicine, Conflict and Survival, Abingdon, UK: Taylor and Francis Ltd., 1965-,

Minerva: Women and War, Abingdon, UK: Taylor and Francis Ltd., 1983-, this is apparently not a journal, but an active site for discussion of resources for women in war

Negotiation Journal, Harvard Project on Negotiation Cambridge, MA: Blackwell Pub., 1985-,

Nonviolent Change Journal:


Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Columbus, OH: Ohio State University college of Law, 1985- published in connection with the ABA,


Online Journal of Peace and Conflict Resolution:, Tabula Rasa Institute, 1998-


The Palestine-Israel Journal:, An independent, non-profit quarterly publication co-published and produced by Israelis and Palestinians, as an explicitly joint venture promoting dialogue, in the search for peaceful relations.

Peace and Change, Oxford, UK: Blackwell Pub. Ltd., 1972- PJSA and the Peace History Society,

Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, Mahway, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995-,

Peace and Conflict Studies,,, Ft. Lauderdale, FL: Nova Southeastern University, 1995-, published up to 1995- then it changes to Nova

Peace, Conflict and Development,, Bradford, UK: University of Bradford, 2002-

Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy,, Ithaca, NY: Cornell University (and Peace Science Society), 1993-


Peace, Prosperity and Democracy, Washington, DC: Blackwell Pub. and the Policy Studies Org, 2001-, apparently only published for 2001- subscription required to search


Peace Research: The Canadian Journal of Peace Studies, Brandon, MB, Canada: Canadian Peace Research and Education Association, 1969- see Canadian Journal of Peace Studies, apparently sometimes known as Peace Research

Peace Research Abstracts Journal, London, UK: Sage Pubs., 1964-,


Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice, Abingdon, UK: Taylor and Francis Ltd., 1989-,

Peace Studies Review, (University of Missouri) just started.


Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal, Malibu, CA: Pepperdine University School of Law, 2000-,

Quaker Studies, Birmingham, UK: Quaker Studies Research Assn, Woodbrooke College, 1996-,

Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change, London, UK: JAI Press, 1978-,


Security Dialogue, published by the International Peace Research Institute in Norway,


Sign of Peace,  Catholic Journal,


Social Alternatives:, A refereed journal published by the University of Queensland


Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, Abingdon, UK: Taylor & Francis Ltd., 1992-,

Terrorism and Political Violence, UK: Frank Cass Pub., 1989-

Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute Resolution,, Salem, OR: Willamette University College of Law, 1992-


World Arbitration and Mediation Report, Huntington, NY: Juris Publishing Inc., 1990-  monthly by subscription

Yes!  a journal published by the Positive Futures Network


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