In this Article, the author traces the origin and development of the concepts of conscience and civil disobedience. The author initially investigates biblical passages and then discusses Greek and Roman writings. The final portion of the Article focuses upon the development of these concepts in modern Christianity.
Milton R. Konvitz,
Conscience and Civil Disobedience in Jewish, Christian, and Greek and Roman Thought,
29 Hastings L.J. 1619
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