Boek cover Hope In The Dark van Rebecca Solnit

Hope In The Dark

Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities

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uitgever Canongate Books Ltd
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Afmetingen Afmeting: 19,8 x 12,9 x 1,4 cm
Aantal paginas 176 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Rebecca Solnit
Uitgever Canongate Books Ltd
Gewicht 138 g
Studieboek Ja
Verpakking breedte 128 mm
Verpakking hoogte 13 mm
Verpakking lengte 198 mm

Boekbeschrijving

At a time when political, environmental and social gloom can seem overpowering, this remarkable book offers a lucid, affirmative and well-argued case for hope. This exquisite work traces a history of activism and social change over the past five decades - from the fall of the Berlin Wall to the worldwide marches against the war in Iraq. Hope in the Dark is a paean to optimism in the uncertainty of the twenty-first century. Tracing the footsteps of the last century's thinkers - including Woolf, Gandhi, Borges, Benjamin and Havel - Solnit conjures a timeless vision of cause and effect that will light our way through the dark, and lead us to profound and effective political engagement.

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