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Humility

Author: Norvin Richards
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Examines the virtue of humility, and discusses the effect humility can have on one's life. This book explores the ways humility can protect us from a variety of mistakes. It considers the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norvin Richards
ISBN: 0877229279 9780877229278
OCLC Number: 25281248
Description: xvi, 224 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Is Humility a Virtue? 2. Mistreatment 3. Compassion 4. Envy and Jealousy 5. Paternalism and Arrogance 6. "It's My Life!" 7. The Simple Life 8. The Virtue of Humility Notes Index
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"By focusing on humility, Richards is able to get a rather novel fix on some important moral issues, like paternalism, famine relief, and non-treatment of the terminally ill... An original Read more...

 
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