Twilight of the Machines

By: Zerzan, John

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New. No dust jacket as issued. Brand New! Support Radical Independent Pacific Northwest Booksellers! Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 142 p. Audience: General/trade. crisis deepens. Everyday life is plundered as much as the physical environment. Our predicament points us toward a solution. voluntary abandonment of the industrial mode of existence is not self-renunciation, but a healing return. from Twilight of the Machines mentor of the green anarchist and neo-primitive movements is back with his first book in six years, confronting civilization, mass society, and modernity and technoculture both the history of its developing crisis and the possibilities for its human and humane solutions. As John Zerzan writes, These dire times may yet reveal invigorating new vistas of thought and action. When everything is at stake, all must be confronted and superseded. At this moment, there is the distinct possibility of doing just that. John Zerzan can now credibly claim the honor of being America s most famous anarchist. His writing is sharp, uncompromising, and tenacious. Derrick Jensen, Utne Reader Previous works from John Zerzan include Elements of Refusal, Future Primitive, Against Civilization, Running on Emptiness, and Questioning Technology. He has also contributed to Apocalypse Culture, Telos, and Fifth Estate. An Oregonian with degrees from Stanford University and San Francisco State University, he is an editor of Green Anarchy magazine.


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"John Zerzan can now credibly claim the honor of being America's most famous anarchist. His writing is sharp, uncompromising, and tenacious."--Derrick Jensen, Utne Reader

The mentor of the green anarchist and neo-primitive movements is back with his first book in six years, confronting civilization, mass society, and modernity and technoculture--both the history of its developing crisis and the possibilities for its human and humane solutions.

As John Zerzan writes, "These dire times may yet reveal invigorating new vistas of thought and action. When everything is at stake, all must be confronted and superseded. At this moment, there is the distinct possibility of doing just that."

Previous works from John Zerzan include Elements of Refusal, Future Primitive, Against Civilization, Running on Emptiness, and Questioning Technology. He has also contributed to Apocalypse Culture, Telos, and Fifth Estate. An Oregonian with degrees from Stanford University and San Francisco State University, he is an editor of Green Anarchy magazine. Read more at JohnZerzan.net.

Title: Twilight of the Machines

Author Name: Zerzan, John

Categories: Technology,

Publisher: Feral House: 2008-04-01

ISBN Number: 1932595317

ISBN Number 13: 9781932595314

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: Alibris0008912