The Resource Demanding the impossible : a history of anarchism : be realistic! Demand the impossible!, Peter Marshall, (electronic resource)

Demanding the impossible : a history of anarchism : be realistic! Demand the impossible!, Peter Marshall, (electronic resource)

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Demanding the impossible : a history of anarchism : be realistic! Demand the impossible!
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Demanding the impossible
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a history of anarchism : be realistic! Demand the impossible!
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Peter Marshall
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eng
Summary
Lively and authoritative, this study of a widely misunderstood subject skillfully navigates the rough waters of anarchistic conceptsfrom Taoism to Situationism, ranters to punk rockers, individualists to communists, and anarcho-syndicalists to anarcha-feminists. Exploring key anarchist ideas of society and the state, freedom and equality, authority and power, the record investigates the successes and failures of anarchist movements throughout the world. Presenting a balanced and critical survey, the detailed document covers not only classic anarchist thinkerssuch as Godwin, Proudhon, Bakunin, Kropotkin, Reclus, and Emma Goldmanbut also other libertarian figures, such as Nietzsche, Camus, Gandhi, Foucault, and Chomsky. Essential reading for anyone wishing to understand what anarchists stand for and what they have achieved, this fascinating account also includes an epilogue that examines the most recent developments, including postanarchism and anarcho-primitivism as well as the anarchist contributions to the peace, green, and global justice movements of the 21st century
Summary
Offers the history and ideology of anarchism, which is based on the philosophy that individuals should be able to manage their lives without the involvement of a government
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356930
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Midwest
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1946-
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Marshall, Peter H.
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335.8309
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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Anarchism
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adult
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a history of anarchism
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Demanding the impossible : a history of anarchism : be realistic! Demand the impossible!, Peter Marshall, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11330354
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781604862706
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11330354
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Demanding the impossible : a history of anarchism : be realistic! Demand the impossible!, Peter Marshall, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11330354
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781604862706
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11330354
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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