Reinhold Niebuhr Quote

We have previously suggested that philanthropy combines genuine pity with the display of power and that the latter element explains why the powerful are more inclined to be generous than to grant social justice.


Moral Man and Immoral Society: A Study in Ethics and Politics (ed. Westminster John Knox Press, 2013) - ISBN: 9780664235390

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We have previously suggested that philanthropy combines genuine pity with the display of power and that the latter element explains why the powerful...

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We have previously suggested that philanthropy combines genuine pity with the display of power and that the latter element explains why the powerful...

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We have previously suggested that philanthropy combines genuine pity with the display of power and that the latter element explains why the powerful...

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We have previously suggested that philanthropy combines genuine pity with the display of power and that the latter element explains why the powerful...