Contrary to conventional views, this work argues that Thoreau was one of America's most powerful and least understood political thinkers. He is shown to be a profound social critic, genuinely concerned with the moral foundations of public life.
Much of the world today views America as an imperialist nation bent on global military, economic, and cultural domination. At home few... Læs mere
Throughout this original and passionate book, Bob Pepperman Taylor presents a wide-ranging inquiry into the nature and implications of Henry David Thoreau's thought in Walden and Civil Disobedience.
Since publication, Henry David Thoreauâ€™s Civil Disobedience has influenced protestors, activists and political thinkers the world over. This... Læs mere