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Struggles for justice

social responsibility and the liberal state

by Alan Dawley

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Published by Belknap Press of Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Social conflict -- United States -- History,
    • Individualism -- United States -- History,
    • Liberalism -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1933,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 421-429) and index.

      StatementAlan Dawley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE743 .D345 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 538 p. :
      Number of Pages538
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2026211M
      ISBN 100674845803
      LC Control Number91002102

      Montana 1 , by Larry Watson is a novella that focuses on the life Of young Montanan David Hayden in and the struggles of a family torn between loyalty and justice. The novella explores the way power can be abused within a small community. Through characterisation, Watson exposes how family loyalty can be challenged by moral truths and how unfair power structures. This book broadens existing discussions on the right to water in order to shed critical light on the pathways, pitfalls, prospects, and constraints that exist in achieving global goals, as well as advancing debates around water governance and water justice. The book shows how both discourses and struggles around the right to water have opened.

      In this new interpretation of the making of modern America, Dawley traces the group struggles involved in the nation's rise to power. Probing the dynamics of social change, he explores tensions between industrial workers and corporate capitalists, Victorian moralists and New Women, native Protestants and Catholic immigrants. A look at: 1. Some of the basic points of departure for a Christian consideration of issues of justice and peace. 2. A brief review of the issues from the specific consideration of the situation of the poor as a test for Christian commitment. 3. Some ways in which the Christian community and churches can participate in these struggles.

        In , following a generation of armed conflict and authoritarian rule, the Peruvian state created a Truth and Reconciliation Committee (TRC). Pascha Bueno-Hansen places the TRC, feminist and human rights movements, and related non-governmental organizations within an international and Brand: University of Illinois Press. Featuring contributions written by students and staff members on the frontline of struggles from 12 different countries, including Canada, Chile, France, India, Mexico, Nigeria, Occupied Palestine, the Philippines, South Africa, Turkey, the UK and the USA, the book asks what can be learned from these movements' strategies, demands and visions.


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