Exploration 3B: Extension Activities

History of Civilian Involvement in Warfare

In connection with your history studies, examine the role of civilians during wars.

For instance:

  • How has guerrilla warfare affected civilians?
  • How have changes in military strategy and technological advances affected the status of civilians and the distinction that is drawn between them and combatants?

Role Playing

Choose one of the dilemmas, and prepare a dramatization based on it.

In addition to the decision-maker, consider the roles listed under “Possible points of view to consider” or others you may think of.