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Pacifism

Charles Chatfield and Daniel A. Métraux.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 3904 words.

[This entry includes two subentries, an overview and a discussion of pacifism in Japan.]

Pacifism

J. Denny Weaver.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 2145 words.

A term used anachronistically when applied to the rejection of the sword of war and justice in the sixteenth century,

. The Origins of the New Pacifism

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 5552 words.

Having reached a pinnacle, old-style pacifism spiralled and retreated into a defence of justice and law as opposed to peace — a retreat which coincided and was largely shaped by the Nazi...

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. Feminist Pacifism and the LIFPL

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 16094 words.

French women's opposition to the Great War was seen insignificant at the time and was often dismissed. In a culture that strongly enforces gender differences, gender inequality, and...

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Peace through Justice, or the Old Pacifism Defined

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9375 words.

Pacifism was not born in France after the Great War, rather it has a long and respectable history in the chronicles of 19th and 20th century France. The earliest French peace society dates...

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Pacifism and conscientious objection during the First World War

Edited by Sonja Tiernan.

in The Political Writings of Eva Gore-Booth

June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 22078 words.

Days after war was declared in August 1914 the Home Secretary announced an amnesty releasing all suffragettes imprisoned for anti-government and militant activities. Mainstream suffrage...

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Panics, Peace, and Pacifism: Official Soviet Diplomatic Identity in the late-Stalin years 1945–531

Timothy Johnston.

in Being Soviet

August 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 16030 words.

The official post-war diplomatic identity of the USSR continued to stress the strength of the great power alliance until the autumn of 1947. However, the population of the Soviet Union was...

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Conclusions

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 4450 words.

The extent to which a political society can accommodate dissent like pacifism illustrates its liberality. It is one of the paradoxes of France; a nation that is individualistic should be...

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Labour Reformism in Wartime: A Comparison

John N. Horne.

in Labour at War

March 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 15523 words.

This chapter analyses the labour reformism which emerged between 1914 and 1918 in the French and British labour movements. It examines how wartime reformism structured and sustained labour...

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. Munich and all that (1938–1939)

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9680 words.

While the events of 1938 to 1939 seemed to have challenged the LCIP's view of pacifism, the Ligue maintained a steady and doctrinal view on pacifism. This chapter discusses the many events...

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Introduction

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 6900 words.

France during 1920s and 1930s contained a plethora of pacifists groups of various inspirations and orientations. However, there was no large encompassing pacifist organization in France....

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. Cracks in the Foundations (1928–1933)

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 16177 words.

Pacifist ideas in France during the interwar period can be characterized as a slow process of internalization and expression. The principles advocated by the APD remained constant and...

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. Years of Growth (1930–1934)

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 19716 words.

This chapter focuses on the years the new pacifism advanced and garnered considerable growth. In this chapter, the focus is centred on the Ligue international des combatants de la paix, an...

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. Challenges to Intégralité (1934–1938)

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 18545 words.

This chapter discusses the changes and the challenges in the peace policies of the LCIP. From 1930 to 1933, the LCIP's pacifism was largely negative. Its rejection of war and call for peace...

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The Politics of Dissent

Norman Ingram.

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 384 pages.

This book examines the history of pacifism in inter-war France. The author sets out to define the contours of the French peace movement, to explore its organization, tactics, and...

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The Reaction of the Peace Movement to European War

PAUL LAITY.

in The British Peace Movement 1870-1914

January 2002; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9738 words.

In August 1914, after a hastily organised campaign for British neutrality, the peace movement divided: some peace activists supported British intervention in the war in Europe, while others...

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Labour at War

John N. Horne.

March 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 488 pages.

This is a comparative study of national labour movements in France and Britain during the First World War. Historians of labour in this period have concentrated on pacifism, and on the...

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. A Decade of Optimism (1919–1929)

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 7441 words.

From 1919 to 1929, France experienced a decade of optimism towards old-style pacifism. This was a period of tremendous upheaval in European society; France was gradually changing from an...

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Satire and Censorship

Allen Douglas.

in War, Memory, and the Politics of Humor

May 2002; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 7135 words.

This chapter takes a look at the Canard Enchaîné, a satirical weekly that was founded in 1915. It used verbal and visual irony to avoid the censors, and divided its articles between the...

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. The Rise of Pessimism (1933–1938)

Norman Ingram.

in The Politics of Dissent

January 1991; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 7293 words.

After the Nazi regime was born, there was a flood of changing perceptions and values within the peace movements, changing the manner with which European politics could be discussed. The...

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