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Title:
Political awakenings : conversations with history
Author:
Kreisler, Harry.
Publication Information:
New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus Distribution, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
xi, 286 pages ; 21 cm
Summary:
Collects interviews with a diverse group of influential writers and activists and showcases their reflections on the experiences that shaped their political commitments.
General Note:
"Interviews with twenty of the world's most influential writers, thinkers, and activists."

History archive is maintained by the Institute of International Studies of the University of California, Berkeley.
Language:
English
Contents:
Protest and change -- Noam Chomsky -- Daniel Ellsberg -- Listening to people -- Elizabeth Warren -- Ron Dellums -- Sciend, food, and the environment: movements for justice -- Michael Pollan -- Eva Harris -- Oronto Douglas -- Seeking truth -- Amira Hass -- Jane Mayer -- Empire and hegemony -- Ahmed Rashid -- Chalmers Johnson -- Tariq Ali -- Resistance through art -- Roya Hakakian -- Oliver Stone -- Kenzaburo Oe -- Human rights and the law -- Albie Sachs -- Shirin Ebadi -- Philippe Sands -- Radical insights through history -- Joan Wallach Scott -- Howard Zinn.
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ISBN:
9781595583406
Format :
Book