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Non-violence in an aggressive world

Abraham John Muste

Non-violence in an aggressive world

by Abraham John Muste

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pacifism.,
  • War -- Religious aspects.,
  • Evil, Non-resistance to.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. J. Muste.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1953 .M85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6407723M
    LC Control Number40027406
    OCLC/WorldCa1546566

    world structures as exploitation and repression,and cultural violence, aspects of culture (such as religion and language) legitimizing direct and structural violence.3 From this perspective,violence is “anything avoidable that impedes human self-realization,”including misery or File Size: KB. Book News & Annnouncements. J The Force of Non-Violence: an Ethico-Political Bind. From the publisher: Towards a form of aggressive non-violence–following on from Butler’s Precarious Life and Frames of War. Situating non-violence at the cross-roads of the ethical and political, The Force of Non-Violence brings into focus the.

    To choose non violence is certainly ones liberty. To choose non aggression is liberty. Statism is the ruse of non violence by way of submission of people under its thumb for the profit of a state that employs threat of violence as its only means of justifying its illegitimacy, . Read "Pschology of Non-violence and Aggression" by V.K. Kool available from Rakuten Kobo. Kool draws on recent research to illustrate that whilst the control of violence is a Brand: Macmillan Education UK.

    Fundamental tenets of Dr. King’s philosophy of nonviolence described in his first book, Stride Toward Freedom. The six principles include: PRINCIPLE ONE: Nonviolence is a way of life for courageous is active nonviolent resistance to is aggressive spiritually, mentally and emotionally. Those are the same 2 revolutions that came to mind, but for a different reason. I wonder how those were counted, as violent or non-violent. The fact is that in both cases there were violent.


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[New York, J.S. Ozer,©]. OCLC Number: Description: pages 20 cm: Contents: Religion, revolution, and democracy --The cross in individual life --The cross in history --Theoretical and practical difficulties --Pacifism as revolutionary strategy --Democracy, police, and pacifism --The political program of pacifism --The church and the revolution of sibility.

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Non-Violence in an Aggressive World by A.J. Muste “The thoughts and methods of Abraham Johannes Muste, a social activist and clergyman integral to the labor movement, the pacifist movement, the anti-war movement, and the Civil Rights Movement.”. Non-violence in an aggressive world / by A.J.

Muste. JX M85 The CIIPS public opinion survey: changing conceptions of security: public attitudes in Canada / by Don Munton. Kool draws on recent research to illustrate that whilst the control of violence is a reaction to aggression, nonviolence is, by contrast, an active behaviour.

The book explores a wide survey of theories and examples, spanning ideas in cognition, motivation and behaviour that will provide students with an engaging entry point to the subject.3/5(2).

Nonviolence is the personal practice of being harmless to one's self and others under every condition. It comes from the belief that hurting people, animals and/or the environment is unnecessary to achieve an outcome and it also refers to a general philosophy of abstention from violence.

If non-violence is promoted as the highest ethic and way of life by all religious, political and social leaders, our world will become paradise. The benefits of a non-violent culture are tremendous. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Nonviolent In Martin Luther King, Jr.¹s selection, Nonviolent Resistance which first appeared in as a part of his book Stride Towards Freedom, he describes the processes people follow as they confront their situation.

Book Reviews. Capsule Reviews Review Essays Browse All Reviews More. Articles with Audio Non-Violence in an Aggressive World. Non-Violence in an Aggressive World. By A. Muste. pp, Harper, Purchase. A vigorous and sincere presentation of the pacifist : Robert Gale Woolbert. My book attempts to historically contextualise Gandhi’s ‘experiments in civil disobedience’ in order to explore the contradictions inherent in the approach of this non-violent ‘revolutionary life’, and the disconnect between his intentions and the outcome – which in the case of India’s national liberation struggle ultimately.

This book is a fabulous introduction to the notion that we can help create a more peaceful world by improving our ability to communicate effectively and compassionately. Rosenberg points out a disturbing fact: we have more words in our language with which to judge each other (and ourselves) than we do to express our emotions/5.

Nonviolent Communication (abbreviated NVC, also called Compassionate Communication or Collaborative Communication) is an approach to nonviolent living developed by Marshall Rosenberg beginning in the s.

NVC is based on the assumption that all human beings have capacity for compassion and empathy and that people only resort to violence or behavior harmful to others when. Jainist Non-Violence. Book of Master Mo), Mo Tzu allows for non-offensive war in the chapter ‘Against Aggression’. There he articulates the notion of righteous war and contends that the wars initiated by three sages, Yu, Tang, and Wu, should not be called ‘attacks’ but ‘punishments’.

He makes a distinction between ‘aggressive. Why Non-Violent Protests Work Without that third-party support, non-violence will fail. The corollary point here is that pens might find themselves in a bit of a bind when it comes to.

Violence is "the use of physical force so as to injure, abuse, damage, or destroy." Less conventional definitions are also used, such as the World Health Organization's definition of violence as "the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in.

On 26 November King submitted an article on nonviolence to Christian Century, a liberal weekly religious magazine. In his cover letter to editor Harold Fey, King noted that “it has just been within the last few days that I have been able to take a little time off to do some much needed writing.

Non-Violence: A dangerous idea? Disclaimer: For this article I took a lot of the material from the excellent book ‘Non-Violence: The History of a Dangerous Idea’ by Mark Kurlansky. Although most of it is in my own words and my own style, I do want to give credit where it is due.

This week we're asking about the Art of Non-violence. And it is an art -- the trick is knowing when and where it will actually work. After all, it looks like it’s worked just about everywhere it’s been seriously tried: non-violence brought down apartheid in South Africa, Jim Crow in America, and British Colonialism in India.

But of course it took violence to defeat the Nazis, to end. In other words, non-violence is a quest, a journey, a process of awakening.

In fact, non-violence as a state of being, and a non-violent society as a .