This project examines the involvement of American Quakers in social justice and peace movements in U.S. history. Specifically, it focuses on three case studies--the Quaker involvement in abolishing slavery, the Alabama Quakers who moved to Monteverde, Costa Rica, and the Quaker activists of the Vietnam War Era.
Gillette, Catherine, "American Quaker Activism: Emerging Leadership, Evolving Faith, and Extraordinary Change" (2013). Senior Independent Study Theses. Paper 3788.
Christian Denominations and Sects | United States History
quakers, friends, afsc, peace, pacifism, social justice
Bachelor of Arts
Senior Independent Study Thesis Exemplar
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