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Colón y otros caníbales: La enfermedad wétiko: Explotación, imperialismo y terrorismo, Forbes, Jack D.

Colón y otros caníbales: La enfermedad wétiko: Explotación, imperialismo y terrorismo

Authors: Forbes, Jack D.
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
BISAC/Subject: HIS038000, POL045000, SOC021000
ISBN: 9781609807665, Related ISBNs: 1609807650, 1609807669, 9781609807658, 9781609807665
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 256
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: American Indian educator and political philosopher Jack Forbes's Columbus and Other Cannibals was one of the founding texts of the anti-civilization movement when it was first published in 1978. His history of terrorism, genocide, and ecocide told from a Native American point of view has continued to inspire America's most influential activists for decades. Now available for the first time in a Spanish translation, this radical critique of the modern 'civilized" lifestyle is more vital than ever before.

El libro del pensador nativo americano Jack Forbes, Colon y otros caníbales, era uno de los textos fundamentales del movimiento anticivilización cuando fue publicado por primera vez en 1978. Su historia del terrorismo, el genocidio y el ecocidio contaba de un punto de vista nativo americano ha continuado a inspirar los activistas más influyentes por décadas. Ahora disponible por primera vez en una traducción español, esta crítica radical del estilo de vida moderno y "civilizado" es más vital que antes. 

"Brutality knows no boundaries. Greed knows no limits. Perversion knows no borders . . . These characteristics all push towards an extreme, always moving forward once the initial infection sets in . . . This is the disease of the consuming of other creatures' lives and possessions. I call it cannibalism."--Jack Forbes, from the Introduction

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