Dignity of Difference
  • Author : Jonathan Sacks
  • Release Date : 24 March 2003
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Continuum
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 216
  • ISBN 13 : IND:30000087791913
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The Dignity of Difference is Rabbi Jonathan Sacks’s radical proposal for reconciling hatreds.

Dignity of Difference

Dignity of Difference

Author : Jonathan Sacks
Publisher : Bloomsbury Continuum
Genre : History
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The Dignity of Difference is Rabbi Jonathan Sacks’s radical proposal for reconciling hatreds....

The Dignity of Difference

The Dignity of Difference

Author : Jonathan Sacks
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Genre : Religion
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2001 began as the United Nations Year of Dialogue between Civilizations. By its end the phrase most widely quoted was "the clash of civilizations." The tragedy of September 11 intensified the danger posed by religious differences throughout the world. As the politics of identity replaces the politics of ideology, can religion overcome ...

Towards the Dignity of Difference

Towards the Dignity of Difference

Author : Dr Mojtaba Mahdavi,Professor W Andy Knight
Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
Genre : Philosophy
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This volume suggests that there is a 'third way' of addressing global tensions - one that rejects the extremes of both universalism and particularism. This third way acknowledges the 'dignity of difference' and promotes both self-respect and respect for others. It is also a radical call for an epistemic shift ...

Morality

Morality

Author : Jonathan Sacks
Publisher : Hachette UK
Genre : Political Science
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A distinguished religious leader's stirring case for reconstructing a shared framework of virtues and values. With liberal democracy embattled, public discourse grown toxic, family life breaking down, and drug abuse and depression on the rise, many fear what the future holds. In Morality, respected faith leader and public intellectual Jonathan ...

Love and the Dignity of Human Life

Love and the Dignity of Human Life

Author : Robert Spaemann
Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
Genre : Medical
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What does it mean to love someone? What does the concept of human dignity mean, and what are its consequences? What marks the end of a person's life? Is personhood more than consciousness? These perplexing questions lurk beneath the surface of everyday life, surfacing only to demand urgent attention in ...

The Dignity Revolution

The Dignity Revolution

Author : Daniel Darling
Publisher : The Good Book Company
Genre : Religion
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Inspiring Christians to see people as God sees them and make a difference As Christians, we want to make a difference in this world. We want to have an impact not only on our immediate family and community, but on wider social issues. We want to protect the vulnerable and ...

The Politics of Hope

The Politics of Hope

Author : Jonathan Sacks
Publisher : Vintage Books
Genre : Civil society
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A broad treatment of politics and society in Britain by the Chief Rabbi of the Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth. Sacks proposes a new politics of responsibility in which all portions of society have a part to play - a politics not of interest but of involvement - and hope....

The Dignity of Working Men

The Dignity of Working Men

Author : Michèle Lamont
Publisher : Harvard University Press
Genre : Social Science
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Michèle Lamont takes us into the world inhabited by working-class men--the world as they understand it. Interviewing black and white working-class men who, because they are not college graduates, have limited access to high-paying jobs and other social benefits, she constructs a revealing portrait of how they see themselves ...