Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Peace and Justice Studies Association Records, 2002-date

Collection: DG 231




Contact Information

Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399 U.S.A.
Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator); Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator); URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.
Creator
Peace and Justice Studies Association
Title
Peace and Justice Studies Association Records
Inclusive Dates
2002 - date
Call Number
DG 231

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
.75 linear feet [papers only]
Abstract
The Peace and Justice Studies Association (PJSA) is a non-profit organization formed in 2001 as a result of a merger of the Consortium on Peace Research, Education and Development (COPRED) and the Peace Studies Association (PSA). The PJSA is dedicated to bringing together academics, K-12 teachers and grassroots activists to explore alternatives to violence and share visions and strategies for peacebuilding, social justice, and social change. The group also serves as a professional association for scholars in the field of peace and conflict resolution studies, and is a North American affiliate of the International Peace Research Association.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Peace and Justice Studies Association, 2008 [Acc. 08A-056]; 2009 [Acc. 09A-011]
Processing Information
This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated. This finding aid was prepared by Wendy E. Chmielewski, August 2012.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Peace and Justice Studies Association Records (DG 231), Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright has been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. There may be rights retained by the creators/authors (or their descendents), in this collection, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Please contact the SCPC Curator for further information.

Online Catalog Headings
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online library/archival catalogs.
See tripod record


Related Collections
Consortium on Peace Research, Education and Development (U.S.) Records (DG 123)

Peace Studies Association Records (DG 230)
Peace History Society (DG 094)


Historical Background
The Peace and Justice Studies Association (PJSA) is a non-profit organization formed in 2001 as a result of a merger of the Consortium on Peace Research, Education and Development (COPRED) and the Peace Studies Association (PSA). The PJSA is dedicated to bringing together academics, K-12 teachers and grassroots activists to explore alternatives to violence and share visions and strategies for peacebuilding, social justice, and social change. The group also serves as a professional association for scholars in the field of peace and conflict resolution studies, and is a North American affiliate of the International Peace Research Association. Together with the Peace History Society, the PJSA edits the scholarly journal, Peace and Change.

 




Detailed Description of the Collection

Acc. 08A-056

Box 1
History
Administration and staffing
Annual report, 2002-2003
Board candidates, 2005
Peace and Justice Studies Association conferences 2003-2007
Peace and Change, 2005
Peace and Justice Studies Association material from


Acc. 09A-011

Box 1
Miscellaneous Peace Studies Association Records files




This file was last updated on August 3, 2012.