The Impossible Indian: Gandhi and the Temptations of Violence

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While in his own time Gandhi was recognised by friends and enemies alike as a major political force, not only in India but the world at large, in our own day the Mahatma has been reduced to an idealist by his supporters as much as by his detractors. Whether this idealism is regarded as sincere or hypocritical, Gandhi has also become a resolutely Indian figure today, capable only of inspiring others in the most general way. Yet the Mahatma always considered his practices as being realistic and even mundane in the ease of ...

The Impossible Indian: Gandhi and the Temptations of Violence 2011, C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781849041157

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