Welcome to our Peace Resource Page. Here you will find peace related websites and books that will allow you to go further in becoming a peace maker.

Websites

Books

General

  • Diamond, Louise. The Peace Book:  108  Simple Ways to Create a More Peaceful World
  • Diamond, Louise. The Courage for Peace: Daring to Create Harmony in Ourselves and the World 
  • Bohm, David. On Dialogue. New York, NY: Routledge Classics, 2004. ISBN 0-415-33641-4
  • Nichols, Michael P. The Lost Art of Listening, New York, NY: Guilford Publications, 2009. ISBN 978-1-60623-064-0

Interpersonal Relationships

  • Gilmore, Susan K. and Fraleigh, Patrick W. Communication at Work, Eugene, OR: Friendly Press, ISBN 0-938070-09-6
  • Paul, Drs. Jordan & Margaret. Do I Have to Give Up Me to Be Loved by You? Center City, MN: Hazelden, 2002.  ISBN 1-56838-796-2
  • Rosenberg, Marshall B. Ph.D. Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life. Del Mar, CA: PuddleDancer Press, 2015.  ISBN 978-1-892005-28-1 (available in French, Spanish, German, Dutch)

Parents

  • Crary, Elizabeth. Kids Can Cooperate.,Seattle,WA: Parenting Press, Inc.,1984. ISBN 0-943-990-04-1
  • Crary, Elizabeth. Help! The Kids Are At It.Seattle, WA: Parenting Press, Inc.
  • Hart, Sura. Respectful Parents, Respectful Kids: 7 Keys to Turn Family Conflict into Cooperation.. Encinitas,CA: PuddleDancer Press, 2006. ISBN 10: 1-892005-22-0
  • Claassen, Ron and Claassen, Roxanne. Making Things Right: Activities that Teach Restorative Justice, Conflict Resolution, Mediation, and Discipline That Restores.. North Charleston, NC: CenterSpace Independent Publishing, 2015. ISBN 13: 978-1503344280

Peace Resources for Children

  • Aliki. Feelings., Greenwillow, NY, 1984,
    A book showing all kinds of feelings and how to deal with them.
  • Bonsall, Crosby.Bully on the Bus., Parenting Press, Inc., Seattle, WA, 1988. 1-800-992-6657
    Problem-solving book where kids choose different ways of dealing with a bully. Book processes choices.
  • Bonsall, Crosby.Bully on the Bus., Parenting Press, Inc., Seattle, WA, 1988. 1-800-992-6657
    Conflict Resolution activity book.
  • Augsburger, David. Caring Enough to Confront. Ventura, CA: Regal, 2009.  ISBN 13:978-0-8307-4649-1
  • Augsburger, David. Caring Enough To Hear and Be Heard. Ventura, CA: Regal Books, a division of GL Publications, 1982. ISBN 0-8307-0836-7 (out of print- used copies available on Amazon.com)
  • Augsburger, David. Caring Enough to Forgive: True Forgiveness and Caring Enough to Not Forgive: False Forgiveness. Ventura, CA: Regal Books, 1981. ISBN 0-8307-0749-2.
  • Augsburger, David.   When Caring Is Not Enough. Scottdale, PA: Regal Books and Herald Press, 1983. ISBN 0-8361-1928-2
  • Communication by David Augsburger.  It’s out of print but used copies are available on Amazon.com
  • Bartel, Barry C. Let’s Talk: Communication Skills and Conflict Transformation. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1999.   ISBN 0-87303-340-X (also available in Spanish)
  • Gilbert, Roberta M. Extraordinary Relationships: A New Way of Thinking About Human Interactions. NY, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1992.   ISBN 0-471-34690-X
  • Gopin, Marc. Healing the Heart of Conflict: 8 Crucial steps to making peace with yourself and others. Emmaus,PA: Rodale, Inc., 2004.     ISBN 1-57954-793-1
  • Lederach, John Paul. The Journey Toward Reconciliation. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press,1999.
  • ISBN 0-8361-9082-3
  • Lindahl, Kay. Practicing the Sacred Art of Listening: A Guide to Enrich Your Relationships and Kindle your Spiritual Life. Woodstock, VT: SkyLightPaths Publishing, 2003. ISBN 1-893361-85-