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The Gandhian Moment

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HARDCOVER

$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674065956

Publication Date: 03/19/2013

Short

208 pages

5 x 7-1/2 inches

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  • Foreword by the Dalai Lama
  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction: Gandhi’s Inversion of Modern Political Perception
  • 2. Principles of Gandhian Politics
  • 3. The Critique of Modern Civilization
  • 4. Gandhi’s Public Philosophy: Linking the Moral with the Political
  • 5. Gandhi’s Reception in India
  • 6. Gandhi and Beyond
  • 7. Conclusion: Gandhi Today
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2011 Josep Palau i Fabre International Essay Prize, Unpublished Work Category, Palau Foundation
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