This volume presents an original account of Mahatma Gandhi's four meanings of freedom: as sovereign national independence, as the political freedom of the individual, as freedom from poverty, and as the capacity for self-rule or spiritual freedom. Gandhi taught that human well-being, both for the individual and for the collective, requires the simultaneous enjoyment of all four of these aspects. Gandhi drew his ideas on the subject from both Eastern and Western sources. Thus they make an important contribution to the ...

Gandhi, Freedom, and Self-Rule 2000, Lexington Books, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9780739101377

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Gandhi, Freedom, and Self-Rule 2000, Lexington Books, Lanham, MD

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