Gandhi and His Critics / Edition 1

Gandhi and His Critics / Edition 1

by B. R. Nanda
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195633636

ISBN-13: 2900195633633

Pub. Date: 01/28/1985

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Written for all those whose curiosity about Gandhi was sparked by Richard Attenborough's film, or for anyone who would like to know more about this strangely enigmatic leader, this is a fascinating in-depth study of Gandhi's personality and thought. The book explores the evolution of Gandhi's ideas, his attitudes toward religion, the racial problem, the caste

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Written for all those whose curiosity about Gandhi was sparked by Richard Attenborough's film, or for anyone who would like to know more about this strangely enigmatic leader, this is a fascinating in-depth study of Gandhi's personality and thought. The book explores the evolution of Gandhi's ideas, his attitudes toward religion, the racial problem, the caste system, his conflict with the British, his approach to Muslim separatism and the division of India, his attitude toward social and economic change, his doctrine of nonviolence, and other key issues. Throughout, the author sheds new light on the mighty figure who initiated revolutions against racism, colonialism, and violence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900195633633
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1985
Series:
Oxford India Paperbacks Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
188

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