Minds of the Movement

An ICNC blog on the people and power of civil resistance

Rachel MacNair

Rachel MacNair is the author of the textbook The Psychology of Peace: An Introduction and the monograph Perpetration-Induced Traumatic Stress: the Psychological Consequences of Killing. She edited for an activist audience Working for Peace: A Handbook of Practical Psychology. She is Director of the Institute for Integrated Social Analysis, research arm of the non-profit organization Consistent Life Network; she also coaches dissertation students on statistics. She graduated from Earlham College, a Quaker school, with a Bachelor's in Peace and Conflict Studies, and got her Ph.D. in psychology and sociology from the University of Missouri at Kansas City, USA.