Resentment's Virtue

Jean Améry and the Refusal to Forgive

Thomas Brudholm
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PB: $29.95
EAN: 978-1-59213-567-7
Publication: Jan 10

HC: $61.50
EAN: 978-1-59213-566-0
Publication: Jan 08

Ebook: $29.95
EAN: 978-1-59213-568-4
Publication: Jan 08

254 pages

Is forgiveness always the proper moral response to collective violence?

Read Chapter 1 (pdf).

About the Author(s)

Thomas Brudholm is Research Fellow at the Danish Institute for International Studies.


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