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The politics of toleration

tolerance and intolerance in modern life

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toleration.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Susan Mendus.
    ContributionsMendus, Susan.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 155 p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19033421M
    ISBN 100748610944

    Chapter 6. Refl ections on the Politics of Religious Freedom, with Attention to Hawaii Greg Johnson Chapter 7. Traditional, African, Religious, Freedom? Rosalind I. J. Hackett PART 2. History Preface Elizabeth Shakman Hurd Chapter 8. The Problem with the History of Toleration Evan Haefeli Chapter 9. The twilight of Britain: cultural nationalism, multiculturalism, and the politics of toleration.


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In The Politics of Toleration in Modern Life Susan Mendus gathers a group of distinguished public figures—philosophers, historians, lawyers, and religious leaders—to reflect on a core issue within contemporary political debate. At the close of a century that will be remembered for its two world wars and its eruptions of genocide, the contributors examine the importance of an insistence on tolerance Format: Paperback.

Toleration is a core issue within contemporary political debates. In this book distinguished public figures, including philosophers, historians, lawyers and religious leaders reflect on the importance of tolerance and the dangers of The politics of toleration book, both historically and in the present : Susan Mendus.

The Paperback of the The Politics of Toleration in Modern Life by Susan Mendus at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Susan Mendus.

The Politics of Toleration in Modern Life book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In The Politics of Toleration in Modern Life Sus 3/5(1). The Politics of Toleration Book Description: In this book distinguished public figures, including philosophers, historians, lawyers and religious leaders reflect on the importance of tolerance and the dangers of intolerance, both historically and in the present day.

Toleration is a core issue within contemporary political debates. In this book distinguished public figures, including philosophers, historians, lawyers and religious leaders reflect on the importance of tolerance and the dangers of intolerance, both historically and in the present day.

The Palgrave Handbook of Toleration aims to provide a comprehensive presentation of toleration as the foundational idea associated with engagement with diversity. This handbook is intended to provide an authoritative exposition of contemporary accounts of toleration, the central justifications used to advance it, a presentation of the different concepts most commonly Brand: Palgrave Macmillan.

Praise 1. My brother's keeper: the politics of intolerance / Susan Mendus 1. / Garrett Fitzgerald 3. Toleration in seventeenth-century England: theory and practice / Christopher Hill 4. Tolerating religion / George Carey 5. Tolerating the intolerable / Bernard Williams 6. About the Author. Peter Balint is a Senior Lecturer and Head of International and Political Studies at the University of New South Wales in Canberra.

He is a political theorist, and his current research focuses on the issues of diversity, inclusing toleration Cited by: 4. The Power of Tolerance is a rich and compelling exchange between two of the best political theorists working today. Amy Allen, Dartmouth College In today's world of divisive politics and divided civilizations, what could be more germane than a spirited debate on the topic of tolerance conducted by two of the world's most respected political.

In this book one of the most influential political theorists of our time discusses the politics of toleration. Michael Walzer examines five "regimes of toleration"--from multinational empires to immigrant societies--and describes the strengths and weaknesses of each regime, as well as the varying forms of toleration and exclusion each fosters.

The Twilight of Britain book. Cultural Nationalism, Multi-Culturalism and the Politics of Toleration. Cultural Nationalism, Multi-Culturalism and the Politics of Toleration.

By G. Gordon Betts. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 17 April Pub. location New York. Imprint by: A Critique of Pure Tolerance is a book by the philosopher Robert Paul Wolff, the sociologist Barrington Moore Jr., and the philosopher Herbert Marcuse, in which the authors discuss the political role of book has been described as "peculiar" by commentators, and its authors have been criticized for advocating intolerance and the suppression of dissenting Publisher: Beacon Press.

Get this from a library. The politics of toleration: tolerance and intolerance in modern life. [Susan Mendus;] -- Toleration is a core issue within contemporary political debates. The chapters in this work reflect on the importance of tolerance and the dangers of intolerance, both historically and in the present.

In this book one of the most influential political theorists of our time discusses the politics of toleration. Michael Walzer examines five "regimes of toleration"—from multinational empires to immigrant societies—and describes the strengths and weaknesses of each regime, as well as the varying forms of toleration and exclusion each fosters.

JOHN HORTON is Reader in Politics at the University of Keele. His book, Political Obligation was published by Macmillan in He is currently working on a book on foundationalism in political philosophy.

SUSAN MENDUS is Professor of Politics and Director of the Morrell Studies in Toleration Programme at the University of York. The book challenges the notion that religious tolerance was a linear development, and argues that practices of religious toleration first emerged not as the outgrowth of ideological beliefs about human rights, but rather as a practical consequence of religious coexistence.

Victoria Christman is associate professor of history at Luther College. Toleration in Political Conflict sets out to understand toleration as both politically awkward and indispensable.

The book exposes the incoherence of Rawlsian reasonable pluralist justifications of toleration, and shows that toleration cannot be fully reconciled with liberal political by: This is a book about the theory and practice of toleration.

It is not mainly about the history of toleration, either in the writings of philosophers or as practised within past societies, but focuses instead on the place of toleration as an ideal within both ethics and politics.

From ancient and medieval philosophers such as Confucius and Thomas Aquinas, to revolutionary thought leaders such as Thomas Jefferson and Leon Trotsky, to the voices who have shaped modern politics today -- Mao Zedong, Malcolm X, Che Guevara, and more -- "The Politics Book" clearly and simply explains more than groundbreaking ideas in the history /5.

/ Garrett Fitzgerald -- Toleration in seventeenth-century England: theory and practice / Christopher Hill -- Tolerating religion / George Carey -- Tolerating the intolerable / Bernard Williams -- Nationalism and toleration / Michael Ignatieff -- The politics of intolerance / Helena Kennedy -- Religious toleration in the UK: is it feasible?Pages:   The book stands out from recent scholarship that has examined the Toleration Act, such as that of John Spurr, by not focusing wholly on the politics behind the Act’s passage.

(2) Instead, Stevens builds on the new approaches to toleration that have been pioneered by Walsham and Kaplan to produce a fresh examination of the Act’s reception.

\/ Garrett Fitzgerald -- Toleration in seventeenth-century England: theory and practice \/ Christopher Hill -- Tolerating religion \/ George Carey -- Tolerating the intolerable \/ Bernard Williams -- Nationalism and toleration \/ Michael Ignatieff -- The politics of intolerance \/ Helena Kennedy -- Religious toleration in the UK: is it feasible.

/ Garrett Fitzgerald --Toleration in seventeenth-century England: theory and practice / Christopher Hill --Tolerating religion / George Carey --Tolerating the intolerable / Bernard Williams --Nationalism and toleration / Michael Ignatieff --The politics of intolerance / Helena Kennedy.

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Start by marking “The Twilight of Britain: Cultural Nationalism, Multi-Culturalism and the Politics of Toleration” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving 2/5(1). The Politics of Toleration: The Establishment Clause and the Act of Toleration Examinedt LAuRA ZWlCKER* INTRODUCTION The complete separation of church and state is one of the abiding myths of modem American constitutional theory and thought.

The insistence on that separation has long been the source of important judicial and legislativeAuthor: Laura Zwicker. Overall, this book is a worthy addition to the body of knowledge that grapples with the challenge of how we all might live together such that all of us achieve our fullest potential.

Andrew J. Cohen’s Toleration starts with the “aim to provide a clear and lively 5/5(2). This book provides a critical history of the distinctive tradition of Indian secularism known as Tolerance.

Since it was first advanced by Mohandas Gandhi, the Tolerance ideal has measured secularism and civil religiosity by contrast with proselytizing religion. In India today, it informs debates over how the right to religious freedom should be interpreted on the subcontinent.

Toleration is the allowing, permitting, or acceptance of an action, idea, object, or person which one dislikes or disagrees with. Political scientist Andrew R. Murphy explains that "We can improve our understanding by defining "toleration" as a set of social or political practices and "tolerance" as a set of attitudes." the books of Exodus.

Politics (Greek: Πολιτικά, Politiká) is a work of political philosophy by Aristotle, a 4th-century BC Greek philosopher. The end of the Nicomachean Ethics declared that the inquiry into ethics necessarily follows into politics, and the two works are frequently considered to be parts of a larger treatise, or perhaps connected lectures, dealing with the "philosophy of human affairs".

Glen Newey's main research interests were in political philosophy. His work focuses on toleration, the nature of politics, political morality, including the ethics of deception in public life, security, freedom of speech, and the political theory of Thomas Hobbes. Catriona McKinnon presents a comprehensive, yet accessible introduction to toleration in her new book.

Divided into two parts, the first clearly introduces and assesses the major theoretical accounts of toleration, examining it in light of challenges from scepticism, value pluralism and reasonableness.

Offering an accessible and engaging commentary on the concept of tolerance, _The Politics of Toleration in Modern Life_ will interest a wide range of readers of philosophy, political science, religion, sociology, and history.

: Susan Mendus. This book traces the growth of philosophical justifications of toleration. The contributors discuss the grounds on which we may be required to be tolerant and the proper limits of toleration. They consider the historical and conceptual relation between toleration and scepticism and ask whether toleration is justified by considerations of Cited by: In Religion, Toleration, and British Writing, –, Mark Canuel examines the way that Romantic poets, novelists and political writers criticized the traditional grounding of British political unity in religious by: Listen to a two-part interview with Bejan on The Political Philosophy Podcast: Part I, on religion, civility, and toleration in early modern Europe and America | Part II, on civility on the left and right of current U.S.

politics, and why both sides should be more willing to continue the conversation and “tolerate the disagreeableness of. In this book one of the most influential political theorists of our time discusses the politics of toleration.

Michael Walzer examines five "regimes of toleration"—from multinational empires to immigrant societies—and describes the strengths and weaknesses of each regime, as well as the varying forms of toleration and exclusion each : Michael Walzer.

The problem with the history of toleration is not that no one is studying it. There is now a rapidly growing number of books and articles approaching the topic from a number of angles and in several different countries.

The problem is that we assume that all of those studying toleration are studying the same : Evan Haefeli. This book is more than just a study of Montaigne's views on toleration.

The result is the best book-length study of Montaigne's political ideas yet published in English. Perspectives On Politics. Levine enters into the already lively conversation about liberalism and adds a significant new voice to Montaigne scholarship.

The Review Of MetaphysicsPages:. As things stand now between politics and religion in a culture of "toleration," there'd be questions one would want to ask Locke.

flag 1 like Like see review Ooi rated it it was amazing review of another edition/5.The Politics of The Royal Supremacy, – Chapter.

Not only was total separation of church and polity rarely advocated, there was also no inexorable rise of toleration. This was partly because prosecution (or persecution, depending on one’s point of view) rose and fell over time, and its impact differed in different areas and on Author: Jacqueline Rose.Your next recommendation is Justifying Toleration, edited by Susan Mendus, which is a collection of papers.

I picked this book because it is an important marker of the renewed interest in toleration in the s and 90s. A lot of writing prior to this tended to be about the historical tradition of thinking about toleration and its development as an idea.