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How Shall I Live My Life : On Liberating Earth from Civilization

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Derrick Jensen discusses the destructive nature of the dominant cultural norm with ten people who have devoted their lives to undermining it. Whether it is Carolyn Raffensperger and her radical approach to public health, or Thomas Berry on perceiving the sacred, each presents a few of the endless forms that resistance can & must take.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 302 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 22.86mm | 453.59g
  • Oakland, United States
  • English
  • 1604860030
  • 9781604860030
  • 427,032

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"Derrick Jensen is a man driven to stare without flinching at the baleful design of our culture... His analysis of our culture's predilection for hatred and destruction will rattle your bones." aDaniel Quinn, author of "Ishmael"
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About Derrick Jensen

Hailed as the philosopher poet of the ecological movement, Derrick Jensen is the widely acclaimed author of Endgame, A Language Older Than Words, The Culture of Make Believe (a finalist for the 2003 J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize), and Walking on Water, among many others. Jensen's writing has been described as "breaking and mending the reader's heart" (Publishers Weekly). His latest book: How Shall I Live My Life?: On Liberating the Earth from Civilization (PM Press) is a collection of interviews with ten activists who have devoted their lives to undermining the destructive dominant culture. Author, teacher, activist, and leading voice of uncompromising dissent, he regularly stirs auditoriums across the country with revolutionary spirit. He lives in Crescent City, California.
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