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The Resource A common humanity : thinking about love & truth & justice, Raimond Gaita

A common humanity : thinking about love & truth & justice, Raimond Gaita

Label
A common humanity : thinking about love & truth & justice
Title
A common humanity
Title remainder
thinking about love & truth & justice
Statement of responsibility
Raimond Gaita
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Gaita's thesis is that humanity is one, true and good; humanity is a verb rather than a noun in that it is an active relationship; examines racism, shame and gulit; chapters dealing with Mabo and social justice and genocide and the stolen generations
Cataloging source
ANL
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1946-
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Gaita, Raimond
Dewey number
170.994
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ977.A8
LC item number
G34 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Ethics
  • Humanity
  • Racism
  • Australia
  • Truth
  • Social justice
Label
A common humanity : thinking about love & truth & justice, Raimond Gaita
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Paperback edition published 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 286-289) and index
Contents
Racism: the denial of a common humanity -- Justice beyond fairness: Mabo & social justice -- Guilt, shame & community -- Genocide & the "Stolen Generations" -- Genocide and the Holocaust -- Forms of the unthinkable -- Truth & the responsibility of intellectuals -- Goodness and truth -- Truth as a need of the soul -- A common humanity
Control code
000020243983
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
293 p.
Isbn
9781876485412
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
A common humanity : thinking about love & truth & justice, Raimond Gaita
Publication
Note
Paperback edition published 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 286-289) and index
Contents
Racism: the denial of a common humanity -- Justice beyond fairness: Mabo & social justice -- Guilt, shame & community -- Genocide & the "Stolen Generations" -- Genocide and the Holocaust -- Forms of the unthinkable -- Truth & the responsibility of intellectuals -- Goodness and truth -- Truth as a need of the soul -- A common humanity
Control code
000020243983
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
293 p.
Isbn
9781876485412
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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