Gandhi on Non-violence: Selected Texts from Mohandas K. Gandhi's Non-violence in Peace and War
In this book, Merton has selected the basic statements of principle and interpretation which make up Gandhi's philosophy of non-violence (AHIMSA) and non-violent action (SATYAGRAHA). The Gandhi text follows that established by the Navaijivan Trust with sections dealing with Principles of non-violence, Non-violence, true and false, Spiritual dimensions of non-violence. The political scope of non-violence, and The purity of non-violence.
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Gandhi on Non-Violence: Selected Texts from Gandhi's "Non-Violence in Peace and War" (New Directions Paperbook)User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Editor Thomas Merton, who also provides an intro, took the best of Ghandi's nonviolence teachings and compiled them into this 1965 volume. Original publisher New Directions updates with a new preface by Mark Kurlansky. Read full review
Merton's view of Gandhi and nonviolence is classic and informative. Anyone interested in spiritual approaches to Gandhi and nonviolence should read this book!
Gandhi and the OneEyed Giant
Section One Principles of NonViolence
True and False
Section Three The Spiritual Dimensions of NonViolence
Section Four The Political Scope of NonViolence
Section Five The Purity of NonViolence