George Fox’s peace studies minor is ideal for those who wish to implement peacemaking skills into their future endeavor – whether that be in the classroom, in business or in ministry.
As a student in this 21-credit-hour program, you will explore the moral, strategic and practical aspects of peacemaking at every level of human activity, from the interpersonal to the international. You will study the origins of conflicts, dynamics that sustain them, opportunities they offer, destruction they cause, and various approaches available for peacemaking.
Courses draw on a wide variety of disciplines – political science, history, economics, communications and religion – and include instruction in conflict resolution, war and conscience, the biblical basis for peacemaking, and international organizations/international law.
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