February 04, 2016 at 08:38AM on Facebook
“Bonta said he doesn’t like to generalize about peaceful societies much — the groups differ widely from each other and there are differences within societies from village to village — but said that those groups don’t see conflict as normal, that their social structures devalue conflict and value cooperation rather than competition, and that they typically have a deep respect for women. ‘These people very strongly believe in being peaceful, and they don’t try to shove that belief under a rug and say ’Well, that’s not practical,’ Bonta said.”
A great piece on my dad Bruce Bonta’s website Peaceful Societies and its move to UAB.
College of Arts and Sciences News – Renowned Peaceful Societies Website Now Housed by UAB…