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Introduction to nonviolence
VerfasserIn: Jahanbegloo, Ramin
Verfasserangabe: Ramin Jahanbegloo
Jahr: 2014
Verlag: London, Palgrave Macmillan
Mediengruppe: Buch
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Non-violent movements, under figures like Gandhi and the Dalai Lama, led to some of the great social changes of the 20th century, and some argue it offers solutions for this century's problems. This book explores non-violence from its roots in diverse religious and philosophical traditions to its role in bringing social and political change today.A comprehensive introduction to nonviolence that encompasses the philosophical and religious underpinnings of nonviolence as well as its practice through history.Includes biographical sketches of key figures including Martin Luther King, the Dalai Lama and GandhiWill appeal to a broad readership from students on peace studies, conflict resolution, international relations, religious studies courses to policymakers and activists Table of Contents1. Introducing Nonviolence2. Non-Violence in Buddhism, Jainism and Hinduism3. Christianity and Nonviolence4. Islam and Nonviolence5. Philosophical Foundations of Nonviolence6. Gandhi and Nonviolence7. Pragmatic Nonviolence8. Critiques of Nonviolence9. Nonviolence in Twentieth Century10. Nonviolence in Twenty-First CenturyConclusion: Democracy and Nonviolence.
VerfasserIn: Jahanbegloo, Ramin
VerfasserInnenangabe: Ramin Jahanbegloo
Jahr: 2014
Verlag: London, Palgrave Macmillan
Systematik: GP.WFF, FS.E
Interessenkreis: Englisch [Sprache]
ISBN: 978-0-230-36130-0
2. ISBN: 0-230-36130-7
Beschreibung: 198 Seiten
Sprache: Englisch
Fußnote: Text englisch
Mediengruppe: Buch