Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Friends Conflict Resolution Programs of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, part of the Friends Suburban Project from 1977 to 1983, began as an attempt to utilize Quaker insights to address and solve disputes in local communities. Initially named the Friends Mediation Service, the Friends Conflict Resolution Programs acquired its current title in 1991. Its mediators work with both Quaker and non-Quaker organizations and communities and have published two manuals, The...
Overview The Friends Peace Committee (FPC) of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was formed in 1933 by the merger of similar committees that had been established in 1892 by the Race Street Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) and in 1916 by the Arch Street Yearly Meeting (Orthodox) in Philadelphia. Since 1933, the committee has undergone a series of structural changes, perhaps most strikingly under the direction of Executive Secretary George Hardin from 1949-1973. There are a number of different subcommittees under...
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Global Education Associates
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Global Interdependence Center
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-International Peace Academy
Collection includes pamphlets, flyers, newsletters, publicity materials; also includes information about the International Peace Academy Committee.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-2008