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Values, violence, and our future

Author: Gary J Acquaviva
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Atlanta, GA. : Rodopi, 2000.
Series: Value inquiry book series, v. 91.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book identifies the character of human predators who violate others or themselves. The contagion of violence infects values that affect behavior. But we may call upon the intrinsic values of love, compassion, and creativity to oppose such violence. The book boldly argues for a renewal of the spiritual energy that gave rise to civilization."--Jacket.
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Acquaviva, Gary J.
Values, violence, and our future.
Amsterdam ; Atlanta, GA. : Rodopi, 2000
(OCoLC)43479985
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gary J Acquaviva
OCLC Number: 821922157
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 208 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Rem B. EDWARDS: Editorial ForewordONE Distinguishing Good from Evil TWO Pop-Culture: Marketing Violence GloballyTHREE The Absence of Humility and Its Affect on Character FOUR Enlightened Egoists as Careful Users FIVE Hypersensitivity to Criticism: A Symptom of Violence SIX Control Is Power SEVEN Who Are More Violent: Men or Women? EIGHT Intrinsic Value and Love as Amor NINE In Touch with EternityTEN Experiencing InterconnectednessELEVEN Our Future: A New MillenniumNotes Bibliography About the Author Index
Series Title: Value inquiry book series, v. 91.
Responsibility: Gary J. Acquaviva.

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