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pacifism

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright

in A Dictionary of World History

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199685691
Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191765728
pacifism

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The belief that war is never justifiable, no matter how good the cause or how great the threat to one’s country. Pacifism springs either from religious faith, as in the case of ...

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Subjects: World History

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