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A common humanity : thinking about love & truth & justice / Raimond Gaita. (1999)

Authors: Gaita, Raimond, 1946-
Publisher:Melbourne : Text Publishing,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 94 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 80 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Gaita, Raimond, 1946-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 293 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents:
  • Introduction. Take your time
  • Goodness beyond virtue
  • Evil beyond vice
  • Racism: the denial of a common humanity
  • Justice beyond fairness: Mabo &​ social justice
  • Guilt, shame &​ community
  • Genocide &​ 'the stolen generations'
  • Genocide &​ the holocaust
  • Forms of the unthinkable
  • Truth &​ the responsibility of intellectuals
  • Goodness &​ truth
  • Truth as a need of the soul
  • A common humanity.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • Paperback edition published 2000.
  • Bibliography.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 1876485418 (pbk.)
  • 1875847790 :
Dewey Number:
  • 170.994
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 21541593
  • 21541593
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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