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Cast Away: For These Reasons

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He is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay Civil Disobedience (Resistance to Civil Government), an argument for individual resistance to civil government in moral opposition to an unjust state. We will also offer an overview of theoretical types and propose a typology which may be useful for future research on contemporary Chinese religions. Conservatives do not accept the liberal belief that authority arises out of a contract made by freeindividuals.

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Anarchism and Political Modernity (Contemporary Anarchist

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Several of these proposals met with serious opposition, and required a great deal of horse-trading to be enacted into law. It would be foolish to hypothesize that the combination of these two tenets would have had any appeal to her. The anarchist tradition traced in this study is extremely complex. And why should not ecology be expressed as poetry? Not only that it is run by one of the most powerful women in Taiwan, but also because it has further indigenized Tibetan Buddhism.

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What Is Truth? On the Nature of Empire: Why What We Use as

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This is a misrepresentation of anarchism. Indeed, during revolutionary situations in the past, social anarchism has enjoyed a great deal of popularity among the oppressed and in some cases was responsible for organizing the masses in such a way as to pose a serious threat to the social order. Insurrectionary anarchism is not an ideological solution to all social problems, a commodity on the capitalist market of ideologies and opinions, but an on-going praxis aimed at putting an end to the domination of the state and the continuance of capitalism, which requires analysis and discussion to advance.

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Haymarket: A Novel

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Let us not forget that in the nineteenth century not scholars but primarily artists opposed scientific progress (Blake, Baudelaire, Flaubert, then Pound, Yeats, Eliot); most intellectuals were swept off their feet by the prospect of utopia, but art historians soon joined the artists in their opposition to technology and mechanization (Sedlmayr, Ortega, Weidle). He also believes that the possibility of human existence is disclosed towards religiosity. The same remark can be applied to the Kyoto School, which studied European mysticism in comparison with Zen.

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Daoism and Anarchism: Critiques of State Autonomy in Ancient

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The same spirit of dialogue that seeks to relax tensions among organized religions and religious groups also enhances the lives of the individuals who take part in it, even as the refusal to dialogue closes one off from the riches that religious traditions have to offer each other. This means that most of our farming will be done by groups of people who live as a community and work as a community. Political Ideologies An Introduction3rd edition Andrew HeywoodLibertarianismLibertarianism refers to a range of theories that give strict priority to liberty (understood innegative terms) over other values, such as authority, tradition and equality.

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Libertarianism, the UK Big Bang and How They Ruined America

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It was the last and most futile adventure of that veteran of the barricades. They see the process of participation within directly democratic associations as the means of creating common interests, as a process which will encourage diversity, individual and minority expression and reduce any tendency for majorities to marginalise or oppress minorities by ensuring discussion and debate occurs on important issues. ISBN 0-7546-6196-2","Marshall, Peter, Demanding the Impossible: A History of Anarchism, PM Press. 2010.

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The Conquest of Bread (Penguin Classics)

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Hinduism, with its multiple doctrines, varieties of deities, and different types of people from various levels, promotes a sensibility to deep ecology where the Earth is symbolised as mother. In this way, feminists have highlighted what they see as a political relationship between thesexes, the supremacy of men and the subjection of women in most, if not all, societies. The writings of Goffman have illuminated the dramaturgical components of face-to-face interaction.

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The Problem of Political Authority: An Examination of the

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Again, Unger's thinking runs completely contrary to the liberal's belief in the diversity of human purposes. English abstract of the recently discovered transcript of Durkheim’s philosophy lectures at the Lyçée de Sens. The state owns all the factories, land, and provides for people's needs. Since the 1890s from France, the term "libertarianism" has often been used as a synonym for anarchism and was used almost exclusively in this sense until the 1950s in the United States; its use as a synonym is still common outside the United States.

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Film and the Anarchist Imagination

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Similarly, Behan notes that the Comintern's "understanding of events in Italy continued to suffer from distortions and inaccuracies over the coming months." (p. 106) While this is to be expected in a centralised structure, it does not bode well for defences of centralised organisation as being inherently more efficient. [59] Behan also notes how the leadership hindered local action. From one standpoint, governments, wars, or all that we consider “evil” are uncompromisingly contained in this totalistic realm.

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Sasha and Emma: The Anarchist Odyssey of Alexander Berkman

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An important current within anarchism is Free love. [125] Free love advocates sometimes traced their roots back to Josiah Warren and to experimental communities, viewed sexual freedom as a clear, direct expression of an individual's self-ownership. The matter is that the Church and the Authorities are in need of each other. By the 1860s he had renounced Slav nationalism for anarchism andspent the rest of his life as an agitator and propagandist, famous for his interest in secret societiesand his endless appetite for political intrigue.

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