Explore the thinking, spirituality and strategies of nonviolence…

PACE 412
About the Instructor

Louann Ha’aheo Guanson is a long time teacher with the Matsunaga Institute for Peace and a Peacemaker in Hawai‘i and around the world working with Kingian and Gandhian leaders. She is an advocate for creating a culture of peace and nonviolence for Hawai‘i and the world. 

For inquiries, email: guanson@hawaii.edu

Summer 2 (online asynchronous)

This course will introduce students to the power of nonviolence and nonviolent direct action of Mohandas Karamachand Gandhi, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and Queen Liliʻuokalani. Focusing on a study and exploration of the leadership, spirituality, thinking, methods, strategies and actions of these three individuals, the class will look at other global struggles past and present.

Fulfills general education requirement: DH, ETH, OC, WI, TXT0

Updated 04/19/2023