The Politics of Compassion (Kobo eBook)

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The Politics of Compassion explores the manifold obstacles that hinder our individual and collective capacity to care for the vulnerable, offering insights from history, religion, ethics, cognitive and social sciences, international relations, public policy, and contemporary politics. It examines both how far we’ve come in addressing poverty and social injustice and how far we still have to go. It concludes by discussing strategies to help us achieve a more consistent practice of compassion in public life.

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ISBN-13: 9781786607485
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: November 22nd, 2018
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