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By Martin Luther King Jr.

An unheard of and well timed assortment that captures the worldwide imaginative and prescient of Dr. King—in his personal words
Too many folks proceed to think about Dr. King merely as “a southern civil rights leader” or “an American Gandhi,” therefore ignoring his effect on negative and oppressed humans all over the world. "In a unmarried Garment of Destiny" is the 1st e-book to regard King's positions on international liberation struggles throughout the prism of his personal phrases and actions.
From the pages of this remarkable assortment, King emerges not just as an recommend for worldwide human rights but in addition as a towering determine who collaborated with Eleanor Roosevelt, Albert J. Luthuli, Thich Nhat Hanh, and different nationwide and overseas figures in addressing a large number of concerns we nonetheless fight with today—from racism, poverty, and struggle to spiritual bigotry and intolerance. brought and edited by way of exceptional King student Lewis Baldwin, this quantity breaks new floor in our knowing of King.

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Series. ) 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Page v to our mothers Thea Muller and Agnes L. Ventriss and in memory of Donald E. Ventriss Page vii Contents Tables ix Figures xi Preface xiii 1. The Challenge for Public Health 1 Introduction 1 Retrenchment as an Opportunity 2 Brief Historical Overview 4 Values of the Public Health Tradition 12 Human Service Organization Characteristics 14 Contemporary Organizational Issues 18 Contemporary Health Policy 22 Underlying Values of Retrenchment 28 The Challenge 30 2.

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