Exploring forgiveness [electronic resource] /edited by Robert D. Enright and Joanna North ; with a foreword by Desmond Tutu.
Contributor(s): Enright, Robert D | North, Joanna.Material type: BookPublisher: Madison, WI : University of Wisconsin Press, c1998Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 191 p.).ISBN: 9780299157739 (electronic bk.); 0299157733 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Forgiveness | SELF-HELP -- Personal Growth -- Happiness | Verzeihung | Aufsatzsammlung | ForgivenessGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 179/.9 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-186) and index.
Without forgiveness there is no future / Desmond Tutu -- Introducing forgiveness / Robert D. Enright and Joanna North -- Power and reality of forgiveness : forgiving the murderer of one's child / Marietta Jaeger -- "Ideal" of forgiveness : a philosopher's exploration / Joanna North -- Metaphysics and morality of forgiveness / Keith E. Yandell -- Psychology of interpersonal forgiveness / Robert D. Enright, Suzanne Freedman, and Julio Rique -- Anger and the healing power of forgiveness : a psychiatrist's view / Richard Fitzgibbons -- Process of forgiveness in marriage and the family / Paul W. Coleman -- Forgivers and the unforgivable / Beverly Flanigan -- Forgiveness and crime : the possibilities of restorative justice / Walter J. Dickey -- Forgiveness in the community : views from an Episcopal priest and former chief of police / David Couper -- Is there forgiveness in politics? : Germany, Vietnam, and America / Donald W. Shriver, Jr. -- Expanding our options : the challenge of forgiveness / Joseph W. Elder.
"Forgiveness is an absolute necessity for continued human existence".--Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Pioneers in the study of forgiveness, Robert Enright and Joanna North have compiled a collection of 12 essays that explore forgiveness in interpersonal relationships, family relationships, the individual and society relationship, and international relations--through the eyes of professionals in many fields as well as ordinary individuals.
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