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Walden and Civil Disobedience By Henry David Thoreau
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Walden is an American book written by noted Transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau. The work is part personal declaration of independence, social experiment, voyage of spiritual discovery, satire, and... More > manual for self reliance. it details Thoreau's experiences over the course of two years in a cabin he built near Walden Pond. By immersing himself in nature, Thoreau hoped to gain a more objective understanding of society through personal introspection. Simple living and self-sufficiency were Thoreau's other goals, and the whole project was inspired by transcendentalist philosophy, a central theme of the American Romantic Period. Civil Disobedience is an essay that argues that individuals should not permit governments to overrule or atrophy their consciences, and that they have a duty to avoid allowing such acquiescence to enable the government to make them the agents of injustice. Thoreau was motivated in part by his disgust with slavery and the Mexican–American War.< Less
Open Society By Andrea Piazza
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[FORMATO TASCABILE] Open Society è un viaggio alla ricerca di quel "Modello Cooperativo" che sembra caratterizzare tanti fenomeni contemporanei: dalla lotta anti-copyright al... More > software libero, dall'economia civile alla Wikinomics... Open Society è anche un coraggioso tentativo di alzare lo sguardo oltre l'utilitarismo individualistico del modello culturale dominante per cercare di definire i tratti di una possibile "società della condivisione".< Less
Open Society By Andrea Piazza
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[FORMATO A5] Open Society è un viaggio alla ricerca di quel "Modello Cooperativo" che sembra caratterizzare tanti fenomeni contemporanei: dalla lotta anti-copyright al software... More > libero, dall'economia civile alla Wikinomics... Open Society è anche un coraggioso tentativo di alzare lo sguardo oltre l'utilitarismo individualistico del modello culturale dominante per cercare di definire i tratti di una possibile "società della condivisione".< Less
Open Society By Andrea Piazza
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[FORMATO TASCABILE] Open Society è un viaggio alla ricerca di quel "Modello Cooperativo" che sembra caratterizzare tanti fenomeni contemporanei: dalla lotta anti-copyright al... More > software libero, dall'economia civile alla Wikinomics... Open Society è anche un coraggioso tentativo di alzare lo sguardo oltre l'utilitarismo individualistico del modello culturale dominante per cercare di definire i tratti di una possibile "società della condivisione".< Less
Open Society By Andrea Piazza
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[FORMATO A5] Open Society è un viaggio alla ricerca di quel "Modello Cooperativo" che sembra caratterizzare tanti fenomeni contemporanei: dalla lotta anti-copyright al software... More > libero, dall'economia civile alla Wikinomics... Open Society è anche un coraggioso tentativo di alzare lo sguardo oltre l'utilitarismo individualistico del modello culturale dominante per cercare di definire i tratti di una possibile "società della condivisione".< Less
Treatise - Introduction to Corporate Political Societies By Byron Beers
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The Roman concept of the patriarchal family views children as slaves of the head of the family, and the family operates like a corporation. The patriarch is equated to a sovereign authority as... More > lawgiver, enforcer and judge, but also as the trustee for the family. He represents the family in matters exterior to the family, and has a higher right to all the possessions of family members. This is where the idea for a corporate political society or civil state originates, as distinguished from state following the natural order. The corporate political society or civil state has its sovereign head ruling over numerous individuals similar to a patriarchal family.< Less
Treatise - Introduction to Corporate Political Societies By Byron Beers
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The Roman concept of the patriarchal family views children as slaves of the head of the family, and the family operates like a corporation. The patriarch is equated to a sovereign authority as... More > lawgiver, enforcer and judge, but also as the trustee for the family. He represents the family in matters exterior to the family, and has a higher right to all the possessions of family members. This is where the idea for a corporate political society or civil state originates, as distinguished from state following the natural order. The corporate political society or civil state has its sovereign head ruling over numerous individuals similar to a patriarchal family.< Less
Minority Language in Today's Global Society By Trace Foundation
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The fragility of minority languages is becoming apparent in a globalizing world. Linguists, civil society organizations, local communities, governments and supranational organizations are advocating... More > for maintaining and reviving endangered languages to preserve the world’s cultural heritage and indigenous peoples’ cultures and identities. This publication, the first of a two-volume set entitled Minority Language in Today’s Global Society, is intended as a small contribution to this effort, and examines issues concerning the status of minority languages with a special focus on the Tibetan language and its dialects. The legal issues and policy framework surrounding minority language use, as well as strategies for language revitalization, are also addressed. This work is part of Dendzom, a publication series by Trace Foundation, which supports the continuity and development of Tibetan culture, language and places, improving lives and strengthening communities on the Tibetan plateau.< Less
Secret Societies: A Sinister Agenda Exposed By William Cooper
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History is replete with whispers of secret societies. Accounts of elders or priests who guarded the forbidden knowledge of ancient peoples. Prominent men, meeting in secret, who directed the course... More > of civilization are recorded in the writings of all people. The oldest is the Brotherhood of the Snake, also called the Brotherhood of the Dragon, and it still exists under many different names. It is clear that religion has always played a significant role in the course of these organizations. Communication with a higher source, often divine, is a familiar claim in all but a few. The secrets of these groups are thought to be so profound that only a chosen, well-educated few are able to understand and use them. These men use their special knowledge for the benefit of all mankind. At least that is what they claim. How are we to know, since their knowledge and actions have been secret? Fortunately, some of it has become public knowledge.< Less
Civilization Will Eat Itself and Other Zines By Ran Prieur
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A crop is an organism that is dependent on, and exclusively serves the interests of, the dominant human society. A weed is an organism that is not dependent on human society, and that collaborates... More > with wider interests. Sometimes the dominant society gives crops manufactured advantages, such as genetically engineered resistance to human-manufactured poisons. When a weed acquires one of these advantages, or when a crop with one of these advantages escapes from human cultivation, it's called a superweed.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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