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History, public morality, and nation-building

Gideon S. Were

History, public morality, and nation-building

a survey of Africa since independence

by Gideon S. Were

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Published by Gideon S. Were Press in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa -- History -- 1960-,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Gideon S. Were].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT30.5 .W47 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination30 p. ;
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1391870M
      ISBN 109966852174
      LC Control Number92981189

      The book raises uncomfortable questions about the intersection of ethics and foreign policy–the types of issues that we have been trying to address in the ongoing dialogue between the Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs and the Naval War College. The explanation you had rendered,,is defining instincts of morality. Christian ethics. A passage of the Torah, "Love your neighbour as yourself" was taken up by the writers of the New Testament and made part of the theological centerpiece of the Christian ethical stance. In the New Testament Jesus teaches that all the commandments of Jewish religious law could be summarized in the two rules, "Love God and love your neighbour" (Mark ).

        The public spaces have come back. There’s a level of innovation, and use of public space, and creation of community fabrics that . Be Healthy! explores the history of public health in Canada from the s to the s, a period that saw a massive expansion of education programs through the Health League of Canada. The league, with roots in the moralizing social hygiene movement, urged Canadians to drink pasteurized milk, immunize their children, and avoid extramarital : Catherine Carstairs, Bethany Philpott, Sara Wilmshurst.

      This article explores lessons from Western European history to argue that the design of public services is a far more political matter than is often recognised. Rather than being a neutral process, a historical review of service provision shows that it has been used as a political tool for building state legitimacy and concepts of nationhood. My book is the first to actually try to look at the natural history of moral evolution. At what time and how did developments take place which led us to become moral? In a .


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