The Measure Of A Man
Literary Licensing, LLC, 2011 - 42 pages
The Measure of a Man is a collection of essays and speeches by Martin Luther King Jr., one of the most prominent figures in the American Civil Rights Movement. The book was first published in 1959, and it explores the concept of human dignity and the importance of living a life of purpose and meaning. King argues that the measure of a person is not determined by their material possessions or social status, but rather by their commitment to justice, equality, and compassion.The book is divided into three sections. The first section focuses on the importance of self-respect and self-worth, and how these qualities are essential for building a just society. The second section discusses the role of love and nonviolence in achieving social change, and how these principles can be used to transform society. The final section explores the concept of leadership and the qualities that make a great leader.Throughout the book, King draws on his own experiences as a civil rights activist and preacher, as well as his deep knowledge of philosophy, theology, and social theory. He uses powerful language and vivid imagery to convey his message, and his words continue to inspire readers today.The Measure of a Man is a timeless classic that offers a powerful message of hope and inspiration. It is a must-read for anyone interested in social justice, human rights, and the power of the human spirit to overcome adversity.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.