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Victims and values : a history and a theory of suffering

Author: Joseph Anthony Amato; David Monge; Eugen Weber; Greenwood Press.
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1990.
Series: Contributions in Philosophy, no. 42.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An inquiry into conscience and politics, this text examines fundamental ambiguities, dichotomies and contradictions. The author suggests that humanity should interpret and give meaning to its pains  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Anthony Amato; David Monge; Eugen Weber; Greenwood Press.
ISBN: 0313259038 9780313259036
OCLC Number: 903376499
Description: XXVI, 236 s. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Foreword by Eugen Weber Introduction Pain and Suffering, Currencies of Value Sacrifice, All But the Philosophers' Way Christianity, Suffering's Worth Death to Sacrifice: The Eighteenth Century Revolution Against Transcendence An Expanded Heart: A Century of Reform, Feelings, and Empathy A Century of Victims: Europe's Responsibility for a World's Suffering America: Its Victims Universal Victims and the Limits of the Politics of Suffering Conclusion: To Tell of One's Own Sufferings Bibliographical Essay Indexes
Series Title: Contributions in Philosophy, no. 42.
Responsibility: Joseph A. Amato with the assistance of David Monge ; foreword by Eugen Weber.

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