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By Don Davis

by way of trying to renew curiosity within the theological ethics of Martin Luther King, Jr., this ebook doesn't recommend a simplistic go back to a conventional studying of King, yet fairly a analyzing that finds the various quiet genius with which King held jointly either a priority for the fight of Black american citizens for dignity and justice and a priority for humans. whereas Black existence in the US is the old outworking of the event of the descendants of African slaves in this continent, it's also and at the same time the adventure of humans who're looking to verify their worthy in contexts that make this tremendous tough. A clean and important rediscovery of King's inspiration offers Black theologians and ethicists with the outlines of a version for integrating a particularistic view with a universalistic and international perspective.

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