Exploring Betty A. Reardon’s Perspective on Peace Education

Looking Back, Looking Forward

Editors: Snauwaert, Dale T.

The book offers an exploration of the work of Betty A. Reardon, a pioneer in education for peace and human rights 

Betty A. Reardon (born 12 June 1929) is the founder and director of the Peace Education Center and Peace Education Graduate Degree Program at Teachers College, Columbia University. She is a leader in peace education and a scholar in human rights education at the primary and secondary levels. She is also considered part of the “pioneering generation of women in peace studies” making women’s ideas and issues a central part of the debate on world peace. Her publications comprise over 300 works in a number of subject areas including: peace studies, peace education, human rights, gender, and ecology