The Resource Gandhi and the popes : from Pius XI to Francis, Peter Gonsalves

Gandhi and the popes : from Pius XI to Francis, Peter Gonsalves

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Gandhi and the popes : from Pius XI to Francis
Title
Gandhi and the popes
Title remainder
from Pius XI to Francis
Statement of responsibility
Peter Gonsalves
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gandhi today is universally recognised as an international icon, but did his influence extend to the Vatican as well? The author unravels the answer by pursuing six research targets. The book opens with a historical inquiry into Gandhi's unsuccessful attempt to meet Pius XI, and then goes on to examine the writings and speeches of the Popes from Pius XI to Benedict XVI who alluded to Gandhi. Adopting a hermeneutical slant, it also engages in a comparative study of the thoughts and actions of Pope Francis and Gandhi, and highlights some remarkable similarities that call for an explanation. In t
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
261.2/45
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1397
LC item number
.G66 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in the intercultural history of Christianity,
Series volume
Volume 160
Label
Gandhi and the popes : from Pius XI to Francis, Peter Gonsalves
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Introduction; A. From Pope Pius XI to Pope Benedict XVI; 1. Gandhi and Pius XI -- The Missed Encounter; 2. How the Popes Speak of Gandhi; B. Pope Francis; 3. Francis and Gandhi: The Communication Revolution; 4. Francis and Gandhi on Religion; C.A Question of Influence? ; 5. Was Gandhi Influenced by Christ?; 6. Was Francis Influenced by Gandhi?; Conclusion ; Appendices; Appendix I. L'Osservatore Romano, How Gandhi Speaks of God; Appendix II. John XXIII, Excerpts from Pacem in Terris
  • Appendix III. Pope Paul VI, References to GandhiAppendix IV. Pope John Paul II, References to Gandhi; Appendix V. Benedict XVI, Meeting with the Parish Priests; Appendix VI. Jean-Baptiste Janssens, Letter to Fr. Humbert Pinto; Appendix VII. Jerome D'souza, The Question Of 'Adaptation' in India; Appendix VIII. Peter Gonsalves, Jesuits -- the Gandhian Way?; Glossary of Sanskrit and Indian Vocabulary; Select bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn898279738
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unknown
Edition
1 edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653051759
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b34727103
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898279738
  • pebcs3653051754

Library Locations

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