This worthwhile quantity gathers jointly the cumulative perception of greater than fifty years of Leonard Swidler's paintings on discussion. The founder and president of the discussion Institute, Swidler bargains via adventure and study his idea and instruments of interreligious, intercultural, and foreign discussion.
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