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SSI 103: US History - Aylmer (Fall 2018): Books

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  • Thoreau 
  • Civil Disobedience
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. 
  • Protest
  • Civil Rights
  • Nonviolent Protest
  • Social Change
  • Peaceful Protest


Writings and Biographical Texts 

Historical Context

Biographical Texts

Historical Context

The books below offer information about civil disobedience and nonviolent avenues to social change throughout history. 


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Julia Greider
Roxbury Community College Library
Academic Building Room 211
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Boston, MA 02120
(857) 701-1387

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