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Concerning dissent and civil disobedience.

Abe Fortas

Concerning dissent and civil disobedience.

by Abe Fortas

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Published by New American Library in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Government, Resistance to -- United States.,
    • Civil rights -- United States.,
    • Civil disobedience -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesA Signet special broadside no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4750 .F6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5621401M
      LC Control Number68030685

      An assessment of both classical and current philosophical thought concerning the issue of civil disobedience. Drawing upon the essays of such contemporary thinkers as Rawls, Raz and Singer, this text aims to provide the basic material required for debate on the nature of civil disorder.   In his essay Civil Disobedience, Henry David Thoreau argues that individuals should not permit governments to overrule their consciences, and that they have a duty to avoid allowing the government to make them the agents of as Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi) credited Thoreau's essay with being "the chief cause of the abolition of slavery in America."/5(7).

        In a separate essay on civil disobedience, published before A Theory of Justice, Rawls emphasises the need for clarity in the matter that is the subject of dissent, going so far as to suggest that overlapping issues bundled together as a mass movement is likely to fail: Rawls, John, ‘ The Justification of Civil Disobedience ’ () in Author: Gary Wihl. Michael E. Tigar, Book Review, 67 Michigan Law Review () (reviewing Abe Fortas, Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience ()) Download Library of Congress Subject Headings.

      Concerning dissent and civil disobedience Abe Fortas Not In Library. Not In Library. Borrow. , Protected DAISY, Politics and government, Nonviolence, Civil rights, Biography, Internet Archive Wishlist, Solitude, Ravindra, 1 book. ] CIVIL DISSENT BY OBEDIENCE AND DISOBEDIENCE phenomenon. The second argues that disobedience drives the entire analysis and, consequently, that uncivil obedience is best understood as a form of civil disobedience. The third briefly addresses problems with both the definition and scope of uncivil obedience.


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Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In an unprecedented work, a Justice of the /5. Justice Fortas discusses in, "Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience" a small amount of the philosophical bases of civil disobedience.

Written ina time which, in our country's history, civil disobedience probably had more judicial challenges that reached the US Supreme Court than at any other time in our history, he also briefly reviews some of the current events of that day.5/5(5). Michael Tigar's Notes: Book Review, Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience, 67 Mich.

Rev. This review took on Justice Abe Fortas’s book deriding the wave of protest against war, racism and other injustice. Concerning dissent and civil disobedience. [New York] New American Library [] (OCoLC) Online version: Fortas, Abe.

Concerning dissent and civil disobedience. [New York] New American Library [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Abe Fortas. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fortas, Abe. Concerning dissent and civil disobedience.

New York: World Pub. Co., (OCoLC) Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience A Signet special broadside NAL book New American library book: Author: Abe Fortas: Publisher: World Publishing Company, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Nov 4, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

concerning dissent and civil disobedience is an unprecedented publishing event in response to extraordinary times. The author is an eminent authority who sits on the most [illegible] constitutional court in the land, the Supreme Court of the United States. A must-read for anyone interested in how dissent, protest, and other acts of civil disobedience have shaped the United States, Ralph Young’s Dissent: The History of an American Idea is a.

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Review I Noah Chomsky has written of Justice Fortas' essay that it "is not serious enough for extended discussion."' It would be a mistake to dismiss the essay so lightly.

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Supreme Court (–69), b. Memphis, Tenn. After receiving his law degree from Yale inhe taught there (–37) and also held a variety of government : $ Concerning dissent and civil disobedience.

New York: World Pub. MLA Citation. Fortas, Abe. Concerning dissent and civil disobedience World Pub. Co New York Australian/Harvard Citation. Fortas, Abe.Concerning dissent and civil disobedience World Pub. RECENT BOOKS BOOK REVIEWS CONCERNING DISSENT AND CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE.

By Abe Fortas. New York: The New American Library. Paper, 50 cents. Review I Noah Chomsky has written of Justice Fortas' essay that it "is not serious enough for extended discussion."' It would be a mistake to dismiss the essay so lightly. Abe Fortas is the author of Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience ( avg rating, 22 ratings, 4 reviews, published ) and The Antitrust Laws of /5.

Author Name Fortas, Abe. Title Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience - "We Have an Alternative to Violence". Binding PAPERBACK. Book Condition Good. Publisher Signet Books - New American Library.

ISBN Number BVOA0. Seller ID SKU civil disobedience, refusal to obey a law or follow a policy believed to be unjust. Practitioners of civil disobedience usual base their actions on moral right and employ the nonviolent technique of passive resistance in order to bring wider attention to the injustice.

Risking punishment, such as violent retaliatory acts or imprisonment, they attempt to bring about changes in the law. philosopher John Rawls, in his book A Theory of Justice (), defined civil disobedience as a “public, nonviolent, conscientious yet political act contrary to law usually done with the aim of widely cited essay entitled “Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience,” specifically condemned indirect civil disobedience.

Fortas. CONCERNING DISSENT AND CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE. By Justice Abe Fortas. New York: The American Library, Pp. $ In the preface to this informal essay on dissent and civil disobedience, Justice Fortas states that he has tried to avoid the technicalities of the issues that so delight lawyers but make hard reading for laymen.

He, therefore, asks. Concerning Dissent and Civil Disobedience From the personal library of Forbes Hill, this short book by then-Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court Abe Fortas considers the constitutional allowances for nonviolent civil disobedience in the United States, particularly in view of.New York: World Publishing Company, c.

1st ed. Hardcover. p. Original black cloth. dj. 20cm. INSCRIBED by Justice Fortas on the front free endpaper For my dear dear friend Saul Haas with a lifetime's devotion and affection - Abe Fortas June Jacket has minor soiling and wear.

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