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Revenge and reconciliation

by Rajmohan Gandhi

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Published by Penguin Books in New Delhi, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- History.,
    • India -- Ethnic relations.

    • About the Edition

      History of India from the earliest times till present, with an emphasis on ethnic conflicts.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 439-446) and index.

      Other titlesUnderstanding South Asian history
      StatementRajmohan Gandhi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS436 .G36 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 463 p. ;
      Number of Pages463
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL169355M
      ISBN 100140290451
      LC Control Number99947947

      In a world riven by conflict, reconciliation is not always possible -- but it offers one of the few paths to peace for a troubled nation or a troubled soul. In Bone to Pick, bestselling author and Newsweek editor Ellis Cose offers a provocative and wide-ranging discussion of the power of reconciliation, the efficacy of revenge, and the possibility of forgiveness. Revenge, Forgiveness and Reconciliation The Tempest has the theme of revenge and reconciliation is seen largely in the character of Prospero. In the title, The Tempest is both literal and metaphorical. Shakespeare begins the play with a fierce storm which wrecks the courtier’s ship.

      BONE TO PICK: Of Forgiveness, Reconciliation, Reparations, and Revenge Bernhard Schlink's The Reader and Laura Blumenfeld's Revenge) and travels around the world to see how ruptured societies. Revenge and Reconciliation: Early Israeli Literature and the Dilemma of Jewish Collaborations with the Nazis / Gali Drucker Bar-Am Changing Legal Perceptions of "Nazi Collaborators" in Israel, / Dan Porat The Gray Zone of Collaboration and the Israeli Courtroom / Rivka Brot.

      In Jewish Honor Courts: Revenge, Retribution, and Reconciliation in Europe and Israel after the Holocaust, editors Laura Jockusch and Gabriel N. Finder bring together scholars of Jewish social, cultural, political, and legal history to examine this little-studied and fascinating postwar chapter of Jewish history. The volume begins by presenting.   Ellis Cose’s book Bone to Pick is basically a discussion about reconciliation and forgiveness. He seeks to find out just how powerful reconciliation can be and in what situations there is a possibility of forgiveness. The book examines many tragedies and events from slavery to September 11 th, There are many personal stories told within.


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This is different from the usual kind of book on Indian history in that it goes beyond a listing of dates and a narrative of events. The author, veteran journalist and scholar Rajmohan Gandhi (incidentally, also a grandson of Mahatma Gandhi) holds that two dominant threads run through Indian history -- Cited by: 3.

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A walk through South Asian history--with the compass points of revenge and reconciliation as guide. This is the Himalayan-scale journey that Professor Gandhi puts on offer in his new book, Revenge and reconciliation: understanding South.

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Revenge. Reclaiming Klytemnestra Revenge or Reconciliation. The book explores why Klytemnestra, this very problematic female figure from ancient Greece, reemerges so insistently at the end of the last millennium and how late twentieth-century women writers reconceptualize the infamous queen.

In Bone to Pick, bestselling author and Newsweek editor Ellis Cose offers a provocative and wide-ranging discussion of the power of reconciliation, the efficacy of revenge, and the possibility of forgiveness.

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In a world riven by conflict, reconciliation is not always possible -- but it offers one of the few paths to peace for a troubled nation or a troubled soul. In "Bone to Pick," bestselling author and "Newsweek" editor Ellis Cose offers a provocative and wide-ranging discussion of the power of reconciliation, the efficacy of revenge, and the possibility of increasingly are.

In the book Between Vengeance and Forgiveness, Martha Minow discusses how countries seek justice and forgiveness in the aftermath of genocide. She covers the use of trials, truth commissions, blanket pardons, and reparations.

The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) set up to restore order after apartheid is a central theme in the book. This book invented so many of our most popular narrative tropes that it’s difficult to imagine what fiction would look like without it.

It’s a story about romance, imprisonment, religion, fate, human nature, justice, and legacy. But most of all it’s a story about revenge.

Hard-won, meticulously plotted, and totally satisfying : Becky Ferreira. Get this from a library. Reclaiming Klytemnestra: revenge or reconciliation. [Kathleen L Komar] -- "Reclaiming Klytemnestra explores the surprisingly numerous revisions by late twentieth-century women writers of the famous axe-wielding Greek queen who killed her husband in his bath when he.

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Incisive and finely argued, Revenge and Reconciliation compels us to confront historical and contemporary realities of intolerance, while pointing to possible strategies of mutual accommodation in India and the rest of South Asia at the threshold of the twenty-first century.

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The examples Ellis Cose showed made me revisit why I am so unwilling to forgive my own father. All of the atrocities Mr. Cose wrote about were horrendous and the people that allowed themselves to forgive the perpetrators /5(8).Rwanda genocide survivors back reconciliation. In Reconciliation Villages, survivors and perpetrators of the Rwandan genocide live : Benjamin Durr.

Bone to Pick: Of Forgiveness Reconciliation, Reparation and Revenge. by Ellis Cose, Atria Books, April $, ISBN Inmy year-old son was wrestling with self-identity. Hip hop and rap, spreading their accretive gospel of preening commercialism and misogynistic narcissism, were still in ascendancy.