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Fighting with Gandhi, Mark Juergensmeyer

Label
Fighting with Gandhi
Title
Fighting with Gandhi
Statement of responsibility
Mark Juergensmeyer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to resolving conflicts; a practical insight into how to bring Gandhi's philosophy into everyday life. One can be a fighter without being violent. A brief exploration on the thinking of other greats, such as Freud and Marx, Fighting with Gandhi allows one to enter into a personal journey with the greatest thinking of our time
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Juergensmeyer, Mark
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonviolence
  • Conflict management
  • Social conflict
  • Gandhi
Label
Fighting with Gandhi, Mark Juergensmeyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [166]-173
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. The Gandhian fight. Fighting a Gandhian fight -- Why fight at all? -- How do you know when you're right? -- Violence : the breakdown of a fight -- What to do with a recalcitrant opponent -- The weapon : the goal itself -- The power of noncooperation -- Fighting a very big fight -- How do you know when you've won? -- Some basic rules -- Pt. 2. Case studies. Looking a cases -- A family feud -- The endangered employees -- A lonely decision -- A battle against nuclear weapons -- A tragic resistance -- Pt. 3. Some small quarrels. Conversations in the mind -- Can violence ever be justified? Gandhi v. Marx -- Can anger be true? Gandhi v. Freud -- Is a force of love realistic? Gandhi v. Niebuhr -- Was Gandhi always a Gandhian? Monandas v. the Mahatma -- The issues that remain
Control code
10183034
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 182 pages
Isbn
9780062504388
Lccn
83048419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)670733
Label
Fighting with Gandhi, Mark Juergensmeyer
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [166]-173
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. The Gandhian fight. Fighting a Gandhian fight -- Why fight at all? -- How do you know when you're right? -- Violence : the breakdown of a fight -- What to do with a recalcitrant opponent -- The weapon : the goal itself -- The power of noncooperation -- Fighting a very big fight -- How do you know when you've won? -- Some basic rules -- Pt. 2. Case studies. Looking a cases -- A family feud -- The endangered employees -- A lonely decision -- A battle against nuclear weapons -- A tragic resistance -- Pt. 3. Some small quarrels. Conversations in the mind -- Can violence ever be justified? Gandhi v. Marx -- Can anger be true? Gandhi v. Freud -- Is a force of love realistic? Gandhi v. Niebuhr -- Was Gandhi always a Gandhian? Monandas v. the Mahatma -- The issues that remain
Control code
10183034
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 182 pages
Isbn
9780062504388
Lccn
83048419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)670733

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