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Traditions of Compassion: From Religious Duty to Social Activism
by Khen Lampert
Throughout history, compassion has stood at the base of the radical cry to change the world order and remedy injustices. It has also been a political tool for society's power-wielders, who have exploited the sense of calling compassion arouses to hide the repressive, belligerent, and manipulative nature of society's power structure. This book analyzes four models of compas ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published March 3rd 2006 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published December 16th 2005)
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