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Overview This book is the product of 23 scholars across various denominations who have collaborated annually for six years to specify the 10 practical steps and develop the undergirding principles of this critical approach.
Publishers Description This book is the product of 23 scholars across various denominations who have collaborated annually for six years to specify the 10 practical steps and develop the undergirding principles of this critical approach: 1) support nonviolent direct action; 2) take independent initiatives to reduce threat; 3) use cooperative conflict resolution; 4) acknowledge responsibility for conflict and injustice and seek repentance and forgiveness; 5) advanced democracy, human rights, and religious liberty; 6) foster just and sustainable economic development; 7) work with emerging cooperative forces in the international system; 8) strengthen the United Nations and international efforts for cooperation and human rights; 9) reduce offensive weapons and weapons trade; and 10) encourage grassroots peacemaking groups and voluntary associations.
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Studio: Pilgrim Press, The
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 6" Height: 0.8" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2008
Publisher Pilgrim Press
ISBN 082981793X ISBN13 9780829817935
Availability 0 units.
More About Glen H. Stassen
Glen H. Stassen is Lewis B. Smedes Professor of Christian Ethics at Fuller Theological Seminary, a scholar in Christian ethics and biblical interpretation. He is the author of many articles and books including Kingdom Ethics (coauthored with David P. Gushee), which won Christianity Today's award for best book of the year in theology or ethics