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The Resource Martin Luther King, Jr : nonviolent strategies and tactics for social change, John J. Ansbro ; new introduction by the author

Martin Luther King, Jr : nonviolent strategies and tactics for social change, John J. Ansbro ; new introduction by the author

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Martin Luther King, Jr : nonviolent strategies and tactics for social change
Title
Martin Luther King, Jr
Title remainder
nonviolent strategies and tactics for social change
Statement of responsibility
John J. Ansbro ; new introduction by the author
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines his contribution as a philosopher and theologian to issues of racial and social justice and his drive to eradicate oppression through the doctrine of nonviolence
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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Ansbro, John J
Dewey number
323/.092
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
A79 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • King, Martin Luther
  • Nonviolence
  • Civil disobedience
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Civil disobedience
  • Nonviolence
  • Philosophy
  • United States
  • Désobéissance civile
  • Non-violence
  • Racisme
  • Etats-Unis
  • Gewaltloser Widerstand
Label
Martin Luther King, Jr : nonviolent strategies and tactics for social change, John J. Ansbro ; new introduction by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1982. With new introd. by the author
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-335) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction to the Madison Books Edition; Chapter 1: The Redemptive Power of Agape; The Early Struggle with Nietzsche's Revaluation; The Restoration of Faith in Love through Satyagraha; Love as Power to Achieve Justice; Eros, Philia, and Agape; Nygren's View of Love as Self-Sacrifice; Davis's Conception of the Necessity of Agape; De Wolf's Comprehensive Conception of Agape; Ramsey's Description of Christian Love; Thurman's Perception of the Range of Christian Love; The Three Dimensions of a Complete Life
  • The Vision of Humanity as a UnityChapter 2: The Dimensions of Divine Providence; De Wolf's Conception of the God Who Sustains His Creatures; King's Critique of Tillich and Wieman; Davis's Conception of the God in Control of History; Chapter 3: The Sacredness of Human Personality; The Appeal to Kant; Brightman's Moral Laws; Toward a Realistic View of Human Nature; The Division within Man; The Affirmation of the Individual in Existentialism; Racism-The Denial of Human Personality; Chapter 4: The Moral Obligation to Resist Collective Evil; Thoreau's Noncooperation with an Evil System
  • Socrates' Defense of Civil DisobedienceSt. Augustine's Limitations on Civil Disobedience; St. Thomas's Defense of Civil Disobedience; Dialectical Opposition for Total Truth and Freedom; Gandhi's ""Experiments with Truth""; Gregg's Conception of the Power of Nonviolence; Niebuhr's Demand for Resistance to Collective Evil; The Aggressive Nature of Collective Evil; Chapter 5: The Social Mission of the Christian Church; The Requirements of the Theology of the Social Gospel; The Challenge and Limitations of Communism; The Beloved Community: The Ultimate Norm and Goal
  • Chapter 6: King's Critiques of Other Responses to Collective EvilBooker T. Washington's ""Passive Acceptance""; DuBois's Reliance on the Talented Tenth; Garvey's ""Back to Africa"" Movement; The Black Power Movement; The Black Muslim Gospel of Separatism; Other Immoral Responses to Collective Evil; Chapter 7: King's Rejection of Violent Resistance; The Immorality and Impracticality of Violence; The Necessity of Exposing the Violence of Racism; The Immoral War in Vietnam; Notes; Index
Control code
606425828
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Madison books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461662815
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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cd28a4b4-8123-4f2c-9fa7-53145f242f41
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606425828
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Martin Luther King, Jr : nonviolent strategies and tactics for social change, John J. Ansbro ; new introduction by the author
Publication
Note
Originally published: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©1982. With new introd. by the author
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-335) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction to the Madison Books Edition; Chapter 1: The Redemptive Power of Agape; The Early Struggle with Nietzsche's Revaluation; The Restoration of Faith in Love through Satyagraha; Love as Power to Achieve Justice; Eros, Philia, and Agape; Nygren's View of Love as Self-Sacrifice; Davis's Conception of the Necessity of Agape; De Wolf's Comprehensive Conception of Agape; Ramsey's Description of Christian Love; Thurman's Perception of the Range of Christian Love; The Three Dimensions of a Complete Life
  • The Vision of Humanity as a UnityChapter 2: The Dimensions of Divine Providence; De Wolf's Conception of the God Who Sustains His Creatures; King's Critique of Tillich and Wieman; Davis's Conception of the God in Control of History; Chapter 3: The Sacredness of Human Personality; The Appeal to Kant; Brightman's Moral Laws; Toward a Realistic View of Human Nature; The Division within Man; The Affirmation of the Individual in Existentialism; Racism-The Denial of Human Personality; Chapter 4: The Moral Obligation to Resist Collective Evil; Thoreau's Noncooperation with an Evil System
  • Socrates' Defense of Civil DisobedienceSt. Augustine's Limitations on Civil Disobedience; St. Thomas's Defense of Civil Disobedience; Dialectical Opposition for Total Truth and Freedom; Gandhi's ""Experiments with Truth""; Gregg's Conception of the Power of Nonviolence; Niebuhr's Demand for Resistance to Collective Evil; The Aggressive Nature of Collective Evil; Chapter 5: The Social Mission of the Christian Church; The Requirements of the Theology of the Social Gospel; The Challenge and Limitations of Communism; The Beloved Community: The Ultimate Norm and Goal
  • Chapter 6: King's Critiques of Other Responses to Collective EvilBooker T. Washington's ""Passive Acceptance""; DuBois's Reliance on the Talented Tenth; Garvey's ""Back to Africa"" Movement; The Black Power Movement; The Black Muslim Gospel of Separatism; Other Immoral Responses to Collective Evil; Chapter 7: King's Rejection of Violent Resistance; The Immorality and Impracticality of Violence; The Necessity of Exposing the Violence of Racism; The Immoral War in Vietnam; Notes; Index
Control code
606425828
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Madison books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461662815
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cd28a4b4-8123-4f2c-9fa7-53145f242f41
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606425828
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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