Living Nonviolently: Language for Resisting Violence

Living Nonviolently: Language for Resisting Violence

By: Gabriel Moran (author)Hardback

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Living Nonviolently: Language for Resisting Violence proposes distinctions of language that effectively address issues of force, power, aggressiveness, violence and war. No other book provides such a consistent language for living nonviolently through examples drawn from nonhuman animals, human infancy, personal transactions, domestic politics, and international conflicts.

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About Author

Gabriel Moran is professor emeritus of educational philosophy at New York University. Among other books, he is author of Speaking of Teaching: Lessons from History, Reshaping Religious Education, and A Grammar of Responsibility.

Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction. Language for Nonviolent Living Chapter 2 Chapter 1. The Force of Nature and the Nature of Force Chapter 3 Chapter 2. The Possibility of Power and the Power of Possibility Chapter 4 Chapter 3. The Nonviolent Life: Aggressive and Deceptive Chapter 5 Chapter 4. War as a Metaphor and War's Own Metaphor Chapter 6 Chapter 5. Is Religion Violent? Are Religions Violent? Chapter 7 Chapter 6. Education toward Nonviolent Living

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/03/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780739150436
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 218
  • ID: 9780739150436
  • weight: 499
  • ISBN10: 073915043X

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