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MORALITY IN THE SHADOW OF POLITICS

Abstract:

Having put an end to his first great movement of non-cooperation following the First World War, Gandhi sat down to learn the lessons of this early experiment in mass politics. In 1926 he went on to impart these lessons to his fellow workers in the Sabarmati Ashram by way of a series of lectures on the Bhagavad Gita. Gandhi was interested in exploring the relations between violence and non-violence, which he thought were so intimate that one could very easily turn into the other. Seeking out t...

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10.1017/S1479244310000120

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, History
Journal:
MODERN INTELLECTUAL HISTORY
Volume:
7
Issue:
2
Pages:
373-390
Publication date:
2010-08-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1479-2451
ISSN:
1479-2443
URN:
uuid:b337f975-bd39-4f8c-982c-73f6c6b5ec68
Source identifiers:
146233
Local pid:
pubs:146233
Language:
English

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