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The compassionate revolution : radical politics and Buddhism

Author: David Edwards
Publisher: Totnes, Devon : Green Books, [Place of manufacture not identified] : [manufacturer not identified], 1998. 2008.
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In his first book Free to be Human, David Edwards showed how the mass media, controlled by powerful business interests, distort our understanding of many personal, ethical and spiritual issues, ensuring that we remain passive, conformist and uninformed and willing to accept the irrational values of corporate consumerism. In The Compassionate Revolution he builds on the argument, showing how our capitalist system is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Edwards
ISBN: 9781907448164 1907448160 9781907448171 1907448179
OCLC Number: 861529835
Description: 1 online resource (231 pages)
Responsibility: David Edwards.

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Shows how our capitalist system is dependent on the promotion of the three Buddhist 'Poisons' of Greed, Hatred and Ignorance:?greed for profit at any cost in terms of human suffering; hatred of  Read more...

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David Edwards brings both incisive thought and humanity to all his work. John Pilger

 
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