The Politics of Total Liberation

Revolution for the 21st Century

  • Authors
  • Steven┬áBest

Part of the Critical Political Theory and Radical Practice book series (CPTRP)

About this book

Introduction

This book argues that there is an ongoing planetary crisis, in both the social and natural worlds, that is of urgent importance. This demands a new politics, a politics of total liberation, one that grasps the need to unite the disparate movements for human, animal, and earth liberation. In the book, Best outlines a way forward despite challenges.

Keywords

Total liberation animal rights animal liberation veganism human rights social justice environmentalism pacifism direct action animal standpoint theory speciesism anthropocentrism capitalism morality politics revolution

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137440723
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political Science Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-50086-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-44072-3
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