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Non-violent resistance (Satyagraha)

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Non-violent resistance (Satyagraha)

by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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Published by Schocken in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Passive resistance,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947

  • Edition Notes

    StatementM.K.Gandhi.
    ContributionsKumarappa, Bharatan, 1896-1957
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 404 p.
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17198638M

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Gandhi. by appealing to the reason and conscience of the opponent and puts an end to evil by converting the evil-doer. The book begins with an introductory explanation of Satyagraha, including a description of how it differs from passive resistance and what it has in common with the civil disobedience of.

The book begins with an introductory explanation of Satyagraha, including a description of how it differs from passive resistance and what it has in common with the civil disobedience of Thoreau and non-cooperation in general.

political power and Satyagraha, the development of a non-violent army; the use and effectiveness of such techniques Brand: Dover Publications.

Nonviolent resistance (NVR or nonviolent action) is the practice of achieving goals such as social change through symbolic protests, civil disobedience, economic or political noncooperation, satyagraha, or other methods, while being nonviolent.

This type of action highlights the desires of an individual or group that feels that something needs to change to improve the current. The book begins with an explanation of Satyagraha and proceeds with detailed discussions of the self-training and courage necessary for Satyagraha.

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