This brief text assists students in understanding Gandhis philosophy and thinking so they can more fully engage in useful, intelligent class dialogue and improve their understanding of course content. Part of the Wadsworth Notes Series, (which will eventually consist of approximately 100 titles, each focusing on a single “”thinker”” from ancient times to the present), ON GANDHI is written by a philosopher deeply versed in the philosophy of this key thinker. Like other books in the series, this concise book offers sufficient insight into the thinking of a notable philosopher, better enabling students to engage in reading and to discuss the material in class and on paper. Features Helps students achieve quick familiarity with the philosophy of Gandhi as discussed in class or through readings. Shows students the specific, substantial contributions made by Gandhi. Concise-approximately 96 pages-and easy to integrate with other course materials. Contains the essential elements of all the key ideas of Gandhi that are most relevant to coursework. Meets the practical needs and demands of present day college students.