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The end of imagination

Author: Arundhati Roy
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The end of imagination brings together five of Arundhati Roy's acclaimed books of essays into one comprehensive volume for the first time and features a new introduction by the author"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Essays
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arundhati Roy
ISBN: 1608466191 9781608466191
OCLC Number: 923553327
Description: 402 pages : map ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The end of imagination --
2. Democracy : who is she when she's at home --
3. When the saints go marching out : the strange fate of Martin, Mohandas, and Mandela --
4. In memory of Shankar Guha Niyogi --
5. How deep shall we dig? --
6. The greater common good --
7. Power politics : the reincarnation of Rumpelstiltskin --
8. The ladies have feelings, so ... : shall we leave it to the experts --
9. On citizen's rights to express dissent --
10. Ahimsa : (non-violent resistance --
11. The algebra of infinite justice --
12. War is peace --
13. War talk : summer games with nuclear bombs --
14. Come September --
15. An ordinary person's guide to empire --
16. The loneliness of Noam Chomsky --
17. Confronting empire --
18. Peace is war : the collateral damage of breaking news --
19. Instant-mix imperial democracy : (buy one, get one free) --
20. Do turkeys enjoy Thanksgiving? --
21. Public power in the age of empire.
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: Arundhati Roy.

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"The end of imagination brings together five of Arundhati Roy's acclaimed books of essays into one comprehensive volume for the first time and features a new introduction by the author"--Back cover.

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