Rights, Religion and Reform: Enhancing Human Dignity through Spiritual and Moral Transformation

Rights, Religion and Reform: Enhancing Human Dignity through Spiritual and Moral Transformation

by Chandra Muzaffar, C. Muzaffar
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0700715975

ISBN-13: 9780700715978

Pub. Date: 09/15/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book discusses issues concerning human rights and religion. Is a more integrated approach to human rights desirable - an approach that transcends the individual-centred orientation of civil and political liberties of the dominant centres of power in the West? How can religious thought contribute to an integrated notion of human rights and human dignity? What

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This book discusses issues concerning human rights and religion. Is a more integrated approach to human rights desirable - an approach that transcends the individual-centred orientation of civil and political liberties of the dominant centres of power in the West? How can religious thought contribute to an integrated notion of human rights and human dignity? What sort of transformation should religion itself undergo in order to enable it to come to grips with contemporary challenges? Related to this is a larger question: How can universal spiritual and moral values help to shape politics, the economy and society as a whole?

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ISBN-13:
9780700715978
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/15/2002
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

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