Poverty and human dignity K.S. Kârantha encountered from Vatican II Council by Roque D"Souza

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  • Karanth, Kota Shivarama, 1902- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Theology, Doctrinal -- India.,
  • Poor -- India.

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Comparative study on depiction of poor in Christianity and works of Kota Shivarama Karanth, 1902-1997, Kannada litterateur.

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StatementRoque D"Souza.
LC ClassificationsBT30.I5 D78 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 661 p. ;
Number of Pages661
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Open LibraryOL3590934M
ISBN 108174950672
LC Control Number2002293698

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To raise awareness of the COVID pandemic and the inequities that it has revealed and deepened, the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard University and UCLA Center for the Study of Racism, Social Justice and Health co-hosted an online discussion with leaders from the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival.

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