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“I Will Be His Witness until Death”

Emily B. Baran

in Dissent on the Margins: How Soviet Jehovah's Witnesses Defied Communism and Lived to Preach About It

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199945535
eISBN:
9780199367047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199945535.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Second World War brought about a new era for Jehovah’s Witnesses in Eastern Europe. Soviet Witnesses organized a complex underground organization, ran dangerous smuggling operations, and ... More


Faith, Freedom, and the Meaning of Citizenship

Joseph Kip Kosek (ed.)

in American Religion, American Politics: An Anthology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300203516
eISBN:
9780300227802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300203516.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The Second World War raised the most difficult questions about how a democracy ought to wage a modern war. In particular, Americans confronted the conundrum of when a nation built on the inalienable ... More


Rational Decision-Making Capacity in End of Life Decision-Making

Jonathan Pugh

in Autonomy, Rationality, and Contemporary Bioethics

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198858584
eISBN:
9780191890741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858584.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This chapter brings the rationalist account of decision-making capacity to bear on three case studies. The first concerns a patient who ‘unwisely’ refuses treatment for a condition that can be ... More


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