Hinterlands and Horizons: Excursions in Search of Amity

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Margaret Chatterjee's new work Hinterlands and Horizons a collection of nine phenomenological essays ranging across cultures and time periods studies the historical and cultural evolution of the idea of amity and the concomitant concepts of fraternity, friendship, and tolerance. The work starts with the Enlightenment's idea of fraternity and its destruction during the fratricide of the French Terror. It includes chapters focusing upon the encounters between colonizers and missionaries, the impact of the Holocaust on the ...

Hinterlands and Horizons: Excursions in Search of Amity 2002, Lexington Books, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9780739103982

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