Violence for equality

inquiries in political philosophy : incorporating three essays on political violence
  • 223 Pages
  • 4.96 MB
  • English
Penguin , Harmondsworth, New York
Political violence., Government, Resistance to., Democ
Statement[by] Ted Honderich.
LC ClassificationsJC328.6 .H66 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3832130M
ISBN 10014022291X
LC Control Number81145200

The book's wide-ranging subjects convincingly make the case how gender inequality has and continues to cost the world too much: from the pandemic of violence against women and girls to religious and culture totalitarianism, it provides statistics and examples from every corner of the globe, it is truly a tour de force for anyone, not just scholars in the field, and a must-read."/5(5).

Most of the content here is reprinted from the Against Equality online archive, save the introductions to each section and the opening to the book. I didn't read all the pieces in the 2nd and 3rd sections, but read the section on marriage, the introductions, and some on DADT and everything was top notch.4/5.

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Against Equality is an anti-capitalist collective of radical queer and trans writers, thinkers, and artists. AE maintains an online archive of written work and cultural references. AE has also self-published three anthologies that highlight work from the three sections of their online archive.

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