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The Knowledge of Suffering

From: In Search of a Better World

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In this reading, human rights lawyer Payam Akhavan begins by recounting his own experiences coming to Canada from Iran as a result of the upheval of the 1970s. He interweaves personal … 76 $9.12 Add
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The Oneness of Humankind

From: In Search of a Better World

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In this reading, human rights lawyer Payam Akhavan discusses the efforts of people to come together and fight human rights abuses. The chapter includes a discussion of human rights in Afghanistan … 70 $8.40 Add
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Rural Bloodshed and National Counterrevolution

From: Counter Revolution

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Revolution and Counterrevolution Reloaded

From: Counter Revolution

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The Hindu Counterrevolution

The Violent Re-Creation of an Imagined Past

From: Counter Revolution

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“It Has Not Been Like a Dream”: Challenging the Story of Extractivism in Indonesia

Part Two: Dispossession Abroad

From: Capitalism and Dispossession

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In Chapter 9, author Tracy Glynn examines the experience of the Indigenous Karsonsi’e Dongi and Sorowako Peoples of Indonesia. The chapter explores Glynn’s own work in the region with … 25 $2.50 Add