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power of nonviolence.

Richard Bartlett Gregg

power of nonviolence.

by Richard Bartlett Gregg

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Published by Fellowship Publications in Nyack, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948.,
  • Passive resistance.,
  • Pacifism.,
  • War.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Other titlesNonviolence.
    StatementForeword by Martin Luther King,Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM278 .G7 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5776246M
    LC Control Number59014702
    OCLC/WorldCa187130

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xviii, pages) Contents: Introduction: love-force and total revolution: twenty-first century challenges to global nonviolence / Matt Meyer and Elavie Ndura --Varieties of nonviolence and cultural change: world history lessons for our global present and future / Antony Adolf --Historicizing nonviolent. up this theme in his book, The Power of Nonviolence. Specifically, Gregg coined the term “moral jiu - jitsu ” to explain the transformative capacity of sufferi : Sharon Erickson Nepstad.

    Title: Gandhi and Jesus: The Saving Power of Nonviolence By: Terrence J. Rynne Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Orbis Books Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 12 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages:   Judith Butler’s new book shows how an ethic of nonviolence must be connected to a broader political struggle for social equality. Further, it argues that nonviolence is often misunderstood as a passive practice that emanates from a calm region of the soul, or as an individualist ethical relation to existing forms of power.

    Exploring the Power of Nonviolence: Peace, Politics, and Practice. In this Book. Additional Information. Buy This Book in Print. Project MUSE Mission. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gregg, Richard Bartlett, Power of nonviolence. New York, Schocken Books [] (OCoLC) Named Person.


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