Peace

  • The American peace movement: ideals and activism. Charles Chatfield. 327.172 CHA
  • Among the dead cities: the history and moral legacy of the WWII bombing of civilians in Germany and Japan. A.C. Grayling. 940.5449 GRA
  • Anger management for dummies. W. Doyle Gentry. 152.47 GEN
  • The antiwar movement. 327.172 ANT
  • The art of war — spirituality for conflict: annotated & explained. Sun Tzu. 355.02 SUN
  • Artists, citizens, philosophers: seeking the peace of the city: an Anabaptist theology of culture. Duane K. Friesen. 261 FRI
  • The better angels of our nature: why violence has declined. Steven Pinker. 303.6 PIN
  • Blessed are the peacemakers: Christ’s teachings about love, compassion & forgiveness. 232.954 BLE
  • Building peace: overcoming violence in communities. Mary Yoder Holsopple. 303.69 HOL
  • The bully, and the bystander: from preschool to high school: how parents and teachers can help break the cycle of violence. Barbara Coloroso. 371.782 COL
  • Choosing against war: a Christian view: a love stronger than our fears. John D. Roth. 261.873 ROT, Ind. Coll. 261.873 ROT
  • Choosing to love again: restoring broken relationships. Gary Rosberg. 302 ROS
  • Connecting people: discovering peace and power through cultural flexibility. Thomas S. Watson, Jr. 303.482 WAT
  • Create space for peace: forty years of peacemaking, Gene Stoltzfus, 1940-2010. 303.66 STO
  • A culture of peace: God’s vision for the church. Alan & Eleanor Kreider, Paulus Widjaja. 261.873 KRE
  • The different drum: community-making and peace. M. Scott Peck. 307 PEC, Audio 307 PEC
  • Don’t shoot: one man, a street fellowship, and the end of violence in inner-city America. David M. Kennedy. 303.69 KEN
  • Dreaming the end of war: poems. Benjamin Alire Saenz. 811 SAE
  • Drift: the unmooring of American military power. Rachel Maddow. 306.27 MAD, CD 355.033 MAD
  • Faith and force: a Christian debate about war. David L. Clough, Brian Stiltner. 261.873 CLO
  • A farther shore: Ireland’s long road to peace. Gerry Adams. 941.6 ADA
  • Fight: a Christian case for nonviolence. Preston Sprinkle. 241.697 SPR
  • The fight for peace: a history of antiwar movements in America. Ted Gottfried. Y 303.66 GOT
  • Five steps to forgiveness: the art and science of forgiving. Everett Worthington. 158.2 WOR
  • A force more powerful: a century of nonviolent conflict. Peter Ackerman; Jack DuVall. 303.61 ACK
  • From nonresistance to justice: the transformation of Mennonite Church peace rhetoric, 1908-2008. Ervin R. Stutzman. 261.873 STU
  • Getting in the way: stories from Christian Peacemaker Teams. 261.873 GET
  • Getting to peace: transforming conflict at home, at work, and in the world. William L. Ury. 303.69 URY
  • Getting to resolution: turning conflict into collaboration. Stewart Levine. 347.09 LEV
  • Good citizens: creating enlightened society. Thich Nhat Hanh. 294.35 NHA
  • Growing toward peace: stories from teachers and parents about real children learning to live peacefully. 241.69 GRO
  • He wins, she wins: learning the art of marital negotiation. Willard F. Harley, Jr. 306.7 HAR
  • Healing from family rifts: ten steps to finding peace after being cut off from a family member. Mark Sichel. 306.85 SIC
  • Healing rage: women making inner peace possible. Ruth King. 152.47 KIN
  • Here on the edge: how a small group of World War II conscientious objectors took art and peace from the margins to the mainstream. Steve McQuiddy. 940.5316 MACQ
  • Hey, back off!: tips for stopping teen harassment. Jennie Withers. Y 302.34 WIT
  • How can gang violence be prevented? 364.4 HOW
  • How to deal with annoying people. Bob Phillips, Kimberly Alyn. 158.2 PHI
  • How to have that difficult conversation you’ve been avoiding: with your spouse, adult child, family, boss, coworker, friend, parent or someone you’re dating. Henry Cloud, John Townsend. 158.2 CLO
  • How to teach peace to children. Anne Meyer Byler. Ind. Coll. 248.845 BYL
  • A human being died that night: a South African story of forgiveness. Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela. 968.06 GOB
  • I thought we’d never speak again: the road from estrangement to reconciliation. Laura Davis. 158.2 DAV
  • The insider’s guide to the Peace Corps: what to know before you go. Dillon Banerjee. 361.6 BAN
  • Islam and world peace: explanations of a Sufi. M.R. Bawa Muhaiyaddeen. 297.44 MUH
  • It’s your world– if you don’t like it, change it: activism for teenagers. Mikki Halpin. Y 361.37 HAL
  • Jesus’ clear call to justice. Dorothy Yoder Nyce. Ind. Coll. 261.8 NYC
  • The journey toward reconciliation. John Paul Lederach. 261.83 LED
  • Just peace: a message of hope. Mattie J.T. Stepanek. 303.66 STE
  • The just war: an American reflection on the morality of war in our time. Peter S. Temes. 172.42 TEM
  • Kamakwie: finding peace, love, and injustice in Sierra Leone. Kathleen Martin. Y 916.64 MAR
  • A leap of faith: true stories for young and old. Peter J. Dyck. 248.4 DYC
  • The little book of restorative discipline for schools: teaching responsibility; creating caring climates. Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz; Judy H. Mullet. 371.5 AMS
  • The little book of restorative justice for people in prison: rebuilding the web of relationships. Barb Toews. 365.66 TOE
  • Little girls can be mean: four steps to bully-proof girls in the early grades. Michelle Anthony, Reyna Lindert. 302.34 ANT
  • Lost boys: why our sons turn violent and how we can save them. James Garbarino. 303.6 GAR, Audio
  • Love is the answer: creating positive relationships. Gerald G. Jampolsky; Diane V. Cirincione. 152.41 JAM
  • Loving without giving in: Christian responses to terrorism & tyranny. Ron Mock. 261.7 MOC
  • Mean chicks, cliques, and dirty tricks: a real girl’s guide to getting through the day with smarts and style. Erika V. Shearin Karres. Y 305.235 KAR
  • Mennonites, Amish, and the American Civil War. James Lehman, Steven Nolt. Ind. Coll. 973.708 LEH
  • The missing peace: the inside story of the fight for Middle East peace. Dennis Ross. 956.05 ROS
  • The missing peace: the search for nonviolent alternatives in United States history. James C. Juhnke, Carol M. Hunter. 973.072 JUH
  • Mission rejected: U.S. soldiers who say no to Iraq. Peter Laufer. 956.7044 LAU
  • Moral combat: good and evil in World War II. Michael Burleigh. 940.54 BUR
  • The moral imagination: the art and soul of building peace. John Paul Lederach. 303.66 LED
  • My hope for peace. Jehan Sadat. 956.05 SAD
  • Nevertheless: the varieties and shortcomings of religious pacifism. John Howard Yoder. 327.172 YOD
  • Nonviolence: twenty-five lessons from the history of a dangerous idea. Mark Kulansky. 303.61 KUR
  • Nonviolent communication: a language of life. Marshall B. Rosenberg. 153.6 ROS
  • The nonviolent God. J. Denny Weaver. 232.3 WEA
  • Not my kid: 21 steps to raising a nonviolent child. Mary E. Muscari. 649.64 MUS
  • 118 days: Christian Peacemaker Teams held hostage in Iraq. 261.873 ONE
  • The original revolution: essays on Christian pacifism. John Howard Yoder. 261.873 YOD
  • Our way to fight: Israeli and Palestinian activists for peace. Michael Riordon. 327.172 RIO
  • Outsmarting anger: 7 strategies for defusing our most dangerous emotion. Joseph Shrand. 152.47 SHR
  • Pacifists in chains: the persecution of Hutterites during the Great War. Duane C.S. Stoltzfus. 289.7 STO
  • Palestine: peace not apartheid. Jimmy Carter. 956.05 CAR, Large Type 956.05 CAR, CD 956.05
  • Parenting for peace and justice: ten years later. James McGinnis, Kathleen McGinnis. 649.1 MACG
  • Paris 1919: six months that changed the world. Margaret MacMillan. 940.31 MACM
  • Peace: a history of movements and ideas. David Cortright. 303.66 COR
  • Peace be with you: monastic wisdom for a terror-filled world. David Carlson. 261.27 CAR
  • Peace in the post-Christian era. Thomas Merton. 261.873 MER
  • Peace is possible: conversations with Arab and Israeli leaders from 1988 to the present. S. Daniel Abraham. 956.05 ABR
  • Peace is the way: bringing war and violence to an end. Deepak Chopra. 303.66 CHO, Spanish Lang.
  • Peace: the biography of a symbol. Ken Kolsbun. Y 303.66 KOL
  • Peacemaking for families: a biblical guide to managing conflict in your home. Ken Sande. 248.4 SAN
  • Peacemaking women: biblical hope for resolving conflict. Tara Klena Barthel; Judy Dabler. 248.843 BAR
  • Performing the faith: Bonhoeffer and the practice of nonviolence. Stanley Hauerwas. 261.7 HAU
  • Prophetic peacemaking: selected writings of J.R. Burkholder. Ind. Coll. 261.873 BUR
  • Raising peaceful children in a violent world. Nancy Lee Cecil. 649.7 CEC
  • Raising the peaceable kingdom: what animals can teach us about the social origins of tolerance and friendship. Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson. 591.5 MAS
  • Reborn on the fourth of July: the challenge of faith, patriotism & conscience. Logan Mehl-Laituri. 261.873 MEH
  • Reconciliation: Islam, democracy, and the West. Benazir Bhutto. 297.272 BHU
  • Reconciling all things: a Christian vision for justice, peace, and healing. Emmanuel Katongole,  Chris Rice. 234.5 KAT
  • Safe teen: powerful alternatives to violence. Anita Roberts. Y 613.6 ROB
  • Scars of war, wounds of peace: the Israeli-Arab tragedy. Shlomo Ben-Ami. 956.94 BEN
  • September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows: turning our grief into action for peace. David Potorti. 303.66 POT
  • The sound of sheer silence and the killing state: the death penalty and the Bible. Millard Lind. 261.833 LIN
  • Stones into schools: promoting peace with books, not bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Greg Mortenson. 958.1047 MOR, Large Type 958.1047 MOR, CD 958.1047 MOR
  • The strength not to fight: an oral history of conscientious objectors of the Vietnam War. James W. Tollefson. 959.704 TOL
  • Talking peace: a vision for the next generation. Jimmy Carter. 327.172 CAR
  • Talking to terrorists: why America must engage with its enemies. Mark Perry. 363.32 PER
  • To end all wars: a story of loyalty and rebellion, 1914-1918. Adam Hochschild. 940.341 HOC
  • The untold war: inside the hearts, minds, and souls of our soldiers. Nancy Sherman. 355 SHE
  • Upon the altar of the nation: a moral history of the American Civil War. Harry S. Stout. 973.71 STO
  • The upside-down kingdom. Donald B. Kraybill. 231.72 KRA
  • Violence in our schools: halls of hope, halls of fear. Tamra Orr. Y 371.78 ORR
  • Violent partners: a breakthrough plan for ending the cycle of abuse. Linda G. Mills. 362.8292 MIL
  • Waging peace: a special operations team’s battle to rebuild Iraq. Rob Schultheis. 956.7044 SCH
  • War law: understanding international law and armed conflicts. Michael Byers. 341.6 BYE
  • We can have peace in the Holy Land: a plan that will work. Jimmy Carter. 956.05 CAR, CD 956.05 CAR
  • What you can do for your country: an oral history of the Peace Corps. Karen Schwartz. 361.6 SCH
  • When the world calls: the inside story of the Peace Corps and its first fifty years. Stanley Meisler. 361.6 MEI
  • When violence begins at home: a comprehensive guide to understanding and ending domestic abuse. K.J. Wilson. 362.8292 WIL
  • Working for peace: a handbook of practical psychology and other tools. 303.66 WOR
  • Writing peace: the unheard voices of Great War Mennonite objectors. Melanie Springer Mock. 940.31 MOC
  • Your child: bully or victim?: understanding and ending school yard tyranny. Peter Sheras. 371.58 SHE

BIOGRAPHY / MEMOIR

  • And still peace did not come: a memoir of reconciliation. Agnes Fallah Kamara-Umunna. 966.62 KAM
  • At hell’s gate: a soldier’s journey from war to peace. Claude Anshin Thomas. B Thomas
  • Autobiography of a recovering skinhead: the Frank Meeink story. 320.56 MEE
  • The bishop of Rwanda. John Rucyahana. 967.571 RUC
  • Camerado, I give you my hand: how a powerful lawyer-turned-priest is changing the lives of men behind bars. Maura Poston Zagrans. B Link
  • Candles behind the wall: heroes of the peaceful revolution that shattered communism. Barbara von der Heydt. 274.7 HEY
  • Chasing the flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello and the fight to save the world. Samantha Power. B Mello
  • Conscience: two soldiers, two pacifists, one family–a test of will and faith in World War I. Louisa Thomas. 940.316 THO
  • Day of honey: a memoir of food, love, and war. Annia Ciezadlo. B Ciezadlo
  • Eating with the enemy: how I waged peace with North Korea from my BBQ shack in Hackensack. Robert Egan. 951.93 EGA
  • The fifth book of peace. Maxine Hong Kingston. B Kingston
  • Gandhi: a manga biography. Kazuki Ebine. Y 741.5 EBI
  • Gandhi and the unspeakable: his final experiment with truth. James W. Douglass. B Gandhi
  • Gandhi: my life is my message. Jason Quinn. Graphic B Gandhi
  • An hour of sunlight: one Palestinian’s journey from prisoner to peacemaker. Sami al Jundi. B Jundi
  • It happened on the way to war: a Marine’s path to peace. Rye Barcott. 361.26 BAR
  • The lady and the peacock: the life of Aung San Suu Kyi. Peter Popham. B Aung
  • A life of her own: a countrywoman in twentieth-century France. Emilie Carles. B Carles
  • Lost prophet: the life and times of Bayard Rustin. John D’Emilio. B Rustin
  • March. Book one. John Lewis, Andrew Aydin. Graphic 342.73 LEW
  • Mighty be our powers: how sisterhood, prayer, and sex changed a nation at war: a memoir. Leymah Gbowee. B Gbowee
  • Once an Arafat man: the true story of how a PLO sniper found a new life. Tass Saada. B Saada
  • Our last best chance: the pursuit of peace in a time of peril. King Abdullah II. B Abdullah II
  • Peace mom: a mother’s journey through heartache to activism. Cindy Sheehan. B Sheehan
  • Prepared for a purpose: the inspiring true story of how one woman saved an Atlanta school under siege. Antoinette Tuff. B Tuff
  • Seeking peace: my journey. Atlee Beechy. Ind. Coll. B Beechy
  • Teatime in Mogadishu: my journey as a peace ambassador in the world of Islam. Ahmed Ali Haile. B Haile
  • A time to break silence: the essential works of Martin Luther King, Jr. for students. Martin Luther King, Jr. Y 323.092 KIN
  • Unbowed. Wangari Muta Maathai. B Maathai
  • When heaven and earth changed places: a Vietnamese woman’s journey from war to peace. Le Ly Hayslip. 959.704 HAY

FICTION

  • The climate of the country. Marnie Mueller. Fic MUE
  • Five weapons: making the grade. Jimmie Robinson. Y 741.5 ROB
  • I had seen castles. Cynthia Rylant. Y Fic RYL
  • Shattered: stories of children and war. Large Type Fic SHA

AUDIOBOOKS, MUSIC CDS, DVDS & VIDEOS

  • Encounter point. DVD 956.053
  • Gandhi. DVD B Gandhi, VIDEO B Gandhi
  • The interrupters. DVD 303.6
  • Journey toward forgiveness: from rage to reconciliation. DVD 179.7
  • King: man of peace in a time of war. DVD B King
  • Make peace with anyone.  David J. Lieberman. CD 303.69 LIE
  • Mother Teresa: a life of devotion. VIDEO B Teresa
  • One peace at a time. DVD 361.1
  • Peace kids: the China trip. DVD 303.66
  • Peace one day. DVD 327.172
  • Playing for change: peace through music. DVD 780
  • Playing for change: songs around the world. CD Q COLL PC H-00
  • Pray the devil back to hell. DVD 966.62
  • Rhythms of peace 2. VIDEO 303.69
  • Teaching peace. Red Grammer. CD ZM GRAM TP R-02
  • Women, war & peace. DVD 303.66

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

  • Because of you. B.G. Hennessy. Pic HEN
  • The big book for peace. J 810.8 BIG
  • Chief Joseph: the peacemaker. Mary Virginia Fox. JB Joseph
  • The enemy: a book about peace. Davide Cali. J 303.66 CAL
  • From a distance. Julie Gold. Pic GOL
  • Gandhi: India’s great soul. Maura D. Shaw. EB Gandhi
  • God’s dream. Desmond Tutu. Pic TUT, Board Book TUT
  • The golden rule. Ilene Cooper. Pic COO
  • Great peacemakers: true stories from around the world. Ken Beller, Heather Chase. J 923.6 BEL
  • Jane Addams. John Riley. EB Addams
  • Journey for peace: the story of Rigoberta Menchu. Marlene Targ Brill. JB Menchu
  • Listen to the wind: the story of Dr. Greg and Three cups of tea. Greg Mortenson. Pic MOR
  • A little peace. Barbara Kerley. E 327.17 KER
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.: man of peace. Patricia & Fredrick McKissack. EB King
  • Mother Teresa: saint of the poor. Nina Morgan. JB Teresa
  • On the wings of peace. J 810.8 ONT
  • Oscar Arias: peacemaker and leader among nations. Kelli Peduzzi. JB Arias
  • Peace. Wendy Anderson Halperin. J 172.42 HAL
  • The peace book. Todd Parr. Pic PAR
  • Peace Crane. Sheila Hamanaka. J 811 HAM
  • Peace on the playground: nonviolent ways of problem-solving. Eileen Lucas. J 155.418 LUC
  • Peace Week in Miss Fox’s class. Eileen Spinelli. Pic SPI
  • Peacemakers: winners of the Nobel Peace Prize. Ann T. Keene. J 327.17 KEE
  • Peas on Earth. Todd H. Doodler. Board Book DOO
  • Plant a seed of peace. Rebecca Seiling. J 284.3 SEI
  • Praying with our feet. Lisa D. Weaver. J 248.4 WEA
  • Ralph J. Bunche: peacemaker. Patricia and Fredrick McKissack. EB Bunche
  • Ruby Mae has something to say. David Small. Pic SMA
  • Secret of the peaceful warrior: a story about courage and love. Dan Millman. E MIL
  • Seeds of change: planting a path to peace. Jen Cullerton Johnson. JB Maathai
  • Sit-ins and freedom rides: the power of nonviolent resistance. Jake Miller. J 323.1 MIL
  • Wangari’s trees of peace: a true story from Africa. Jeanette Winter. EB Wangari
  • We can work it out: conflict resolution for children. Barbara K. Polland. E 303.69 POL

ONLINE

SPANISH LANGUAGE / EN ESPAÑOL

  • En busca de paz. Johann Christoph Arnold. Spanish Lang. 241.624 ARN
  • La paz es el camino: el final de la guerra y la violencia. Deepak Chopra. Spanish Lang. 303.66 CHO
  • El pequeño libro de la paz. Geronimo Stilton. Sp. Lang. J STI