Forgiveness in perspective [electronic resource] /edited by Christopher R. Allers and Marieke Smit.
Contributor(s): Smit, Marieke.Material type: BookSeries: At the interface/probing the boundaries: vol. 66.Publisher: Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi, 2010Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 206 p.).ISBN: 9042029951; 9789042029958; 904202996X (e-book); 9789042029965 (e-book).Subject(s): Forgiveness | Hostility (Psychology) | SELF-HELP -- Personal Growth -- Happiness | Forgiveness | Hostility (Psychology)Genre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 179.9 Online resources: EBSCOhost
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Introduction : putting forgiveness in perspective : some first words, no last word / Christopher R. Allers and Marieke Smit -- Forgiveness : a quiet assault on the malicious / Steve Larocco -- Undoing what has been done : Arendt and Levinas on forgiveness / Christopher R. Allers -- Forgiving grave wrongs / Alisa L. Carse and Lynne Tirrell -- Moral bystanders and the virtue of forgiveness / Linda Radzik -- If God cannot forgive, what becomes of harmony? : the strength of a victim's moral prerogative not to forgive / Regan Lance Reitsma -- From the religious to the political apology : how the religious prehistory of apology makes sense of collective responsibility / Danielle Celermajer -- In search of forgiveness : men and abortion in post-Catholic Ireland / Fergus Hogan -- Reconciling irreconcilable differences through forgiveness / Carla S. Ross -- Prisoners and forgiveness / Marieke Smit -- The community response to violence : do rituals of healing support forgiveness? / Barbara Flood and Christina Tomacic-Niaros.