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Suffering, Politics, Power

A Genealogy in Modern Political Theory

by Cynthia Halpern

  • 221 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Suffering,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9339897M
    ISBN 100791451046
    ISBN 109780791451045

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      Pathologies of Power uses harrowing stories of illness, of life—and death—in extreme situations to interrogate our understanding of human rights. Paul Farmer, a physician and anthropologist with twenty years of experience studying diseases in Haiti, Peru, and Russia, argues that promoting the social and economic rights of the world’s poor is the most important human rights struggle of.   The Cultural Revolution was the upheaval launched by Mao Zedong during his last decade in power (–76). Though it was intended to renew the spirit of the Chinese Revolution, it instead had detrimental political, social, and economic consequences for China. Read more about the Cultural Revolution here.

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