Demanding the Impossible A History of Anarchism

ISBN-10: 1604860642
ISBN-13: 9781604860641
Edition: 2010
Authors: Peter Marshall
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Book details

List price: $28.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: PM Press
Publication date: 1/1/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 818
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 1.848
Language: English

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.

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Anarchism in Theory
The River of Anarchy
Society and the State
Freedom and Equality
Forerunners of Anarchism
Taoism and Buddhism
The Greeks
Christianity
The Middle Ages
The English Revolution
The French Renaissance and Enlightenment
The British Enlightenment
Great Libertarians
French Libertarians
German Libertarians
British Libertarians
American Libertarians
Classic Anarchist Thinkers
The Lover of Order
The Conscious Egoist
The Philosopher of Poverty
The Fanatic of Freedom
The Revolutionary Evolutionist
The Geographer of Liberty
The Electrician of Revolution
The Count of Peace
American Individualists and Communists
The Most Dangerous Woman
German Communists
The Gentle Revolutionary
Anarchism in Action
France
Italy
Spain
Russia and the Ukraine
Northern Europe
United States
Latin America
Asia
Modern Anarchism
The New Left and the Counter-culture
The New Right and Anarcho-capitalism
Modern Libertarians
Modern Anarchists
Murray Bookchin and the Ecology of Freedom
The Legacy of Anarchism
Ends and Means
The Relevance of Anarchism
Epilogue
Reference Notes
Select Bibliography
Index

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