By Anne Klejment
This number of commonly unique essays by way of students and Catholic employee activists offers a scientific, analytical examine of the emergence and nature of pacifism within the greatest unmarried denomination within the usa: Roman Catholicism. the gathering underscores the pivotal position of Dorothy Day's Catholic employee flow in not easy the traditional figuring out of just-war ideas and the yank Catholic Church's id with uncritical militarism. additionally incorporated are a learn of Dorothy Day's preconversion pacifism, formerly unpublished letters from Dorothy Day to Thomas Merton, Eileen Egan's account of the delivery and early years of Pax, the Catholic Worker-inspired peace association, and in-depth insurance of the way the modern Plowshares circulate emerged from the Catholic employee movement.
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American Catholic Pacifism: The Influence of Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker Movement (Studies; 75) by Anne Klejment