PHILOSOPHY

Selected Writings of Mahatma Gandhi

 


Selected and Introduced by : Ronald Duncan

 

 


Published by : Faber and Faber Limited

24 Russell Square London W.C.1


  Acknowledgement

  Introduction

PART I

  Anasakti Yoga, or The Gospel of Selfless Action, an extract from Gandhi's Commentary on The Bhagvad Gita

PART II

    The Gita and SatyagrahA; the philosophy of Non-violence and The Doctrine of the Sword; A letter from Tolstoy to Gandhi

PART III

  The practice of Satyagraha or Civil Disobedience; The passive resister's discipline and method; the growth of Congress; Satyagraha and Nazism; Satyagraha as a means of National defence; an appeal to England; Ahimsa and Himsa; Fasting as a method of passive resistance

PART IV

  A reply to the poet, Tagore; Politics and Religion; Advice to Satyagrahis in an Industrial Strike; A letter to the Viceroy inaugurating the Non-co-operative Movement; An appeal to his followers; The Swadeshi Movement

PART V

  Report of the Trial of Mahatma Gandhi; A letter to Mahatma Gandhi from prison

PART VI

  Brahmacharya; the virtue of Chastity - Caste and Hindu-Muslim Unity - Monoculture in Education - The Untouchables - Hinduism

PART VII

  Extract from Gandhi's Diary kept during his residence in Delhi after India had achieved Dominion Status up to the time of his assassination

PART VIII

  Correspondence between Mahatma Gandhi and Lord Linlithgow, Viceroy of India.

PART IX

  Aphorisms