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Learning Objectives, Workshop 4: The Nineteenth Century Women's Peace Movement

In "Resistance and Transformation," a Tapestry of Faith program

Participants will:

  • Learn about the work of Clara Barton and other 19th-century Universalist and Unitarian women on behalf of peace and in support of soldiers in the Civil War
  • Discover the connections between 19th- and early 20th-century peacemaking efforts and the effort to achieve women's political power by campaigning on behalf of women's suffrage
  • Experience a model of social justice work that focuses on relationships rather than highlighting individual achievements
  • Better understand how their own social justice work exists within a matrix of relationships.

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Last updated on Saturday, December 10, 2011.

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