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The philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi for the twenty-first century

Author: Douglas Allen
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, 2008.
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Named Person: Gandhi, Mahatma; Gandhi, Mahatma; Mahatma K Gandhi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Allen
ISBN: 9780739122235 0739122231 9780739122242 073912224X
OCLC Number: 230052379
Notes: Includes index.
Description: XVIII, 263 Seiten
Contents: Chapter 1 Introduction: Key Issues and Overview of Gandhi's Philosophy for the Twenty-first Century Chapter 2 Gandhi and Interreligious Dialogue Chapter 3 Bridging the Secular and the Spiritual Chapter 4 Mahatma Gandhi's Philosophy of Violence, Nonviolence, and Education Chapter 5 Satyagraha and the Right to Civil Disobedience Chapter 6 Three 9/11s: Satyagraha or Terrorism Chapter 7 Nonviolence as a Civic Virtue: Gandhi and Reformed Liberalism Chapter 8 Gandhi and Islam: A Heart-and-Mind Unity? Chapter 9 Gandhi's Religious Ethics Chapter 10 The Postmodern Discourse on Gandhi: Modernity and Truth Chapter 11 The "Sanatani" Mahatma: Re-reading Gandhi Post-Hindutva Chapter 12 Gandhi's Conception of a New Society Chapter 13 The Anatomy of a Nonviolent Revolution: A Comparative Analysis
Responsibility: ed. by Douglas Allen.

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