A Workable Moral Strategy for Achieving and Preserving World Peace

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Abstract

Assumption: The reader thoroughly understands what happened within seconds to more than 210,000 people of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August, 1945.
It has become clear that nuclear weapons are only a symptom of an all-pervasive malignancy of the spirit of the world and of adult humankind. Some Japanese have an expression for this period of human history; they call it “the era of nuclear madness.” It is the purpose of this essay to show one way that era can be brought to a remarkably peaceful end. Einstein, Oppenheimer, and others have suggested means to that end.
Original languageAmerican English
JournalPhysics and Society
Volume48
StatePublished - Jul 1 2019

Keywords

  • nuclear war
  • Hiroshima
  • Nagasaki
  • World Peace
  • United Nations

Disciplines

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Business
  • Education
  • Physical Sciences and Mathematics
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences

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