Stepping Stones To A Global Ethic

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Documents seeking to form criteria for worldwide ethical action.

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Documents seeking to form criteria for worldwide ethical action.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780334015741
  • Publisher: SCM Press Limited
  • Publication date: 8/10/2011
  • Pages: 162
  • Product dimensions: 0.35 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 9.21 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
The Search for a Global Ethic 3
The Interfaith Movement: The Present Reality 6
Are Human Rights based on Religious Traditions? 10
Religious Support for Human Rights 17
What do the Statements say? 21
Is Anyone Listening? 23
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights 27
Declaration on the Elimination of All Forms of Intolerance and of Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief 34
Fundamental Postulates of Christianity and Judaism in Relation to Human Order 38
Declarations of the World Conference on Religion and Peace 41
I Kyoto, Japan 1970 42
II Louvain, Belgium 1974 54
III Princeton, USA 1979 68
IV Nairobi, Kenya 1984 82
V Melbourne, Australia 1989 94
Declarations of the International Association for Religious Freedom 107
Declaration on the Oneness of the Human Family 114
The Mt Abu Declaration 116
Declaration of Human Responsibilities for Peace and Sustainable Development 120
International Conferences on Peace and Non-Violent Action 124
1 Ladnun Declaration 124
2 Rajsamand Declaration 129
Global Survival 133
1 Oxford Declaration 133
2 Moscow Declaration 135
An Earth Charter 138
The World's Religions for the World's Children 143
The Universal Declaration on Non-Violence 147
Notes 149
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