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|Named Person:||Josiah Warren; Josiah Warren|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Josiah Warren; Crispin Sartwell
|ISBN:||9780823233700 0823233707 9780823233724 0823233723|
|Description:||ix, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Equitable commerce --
The peaceful revolutionist --
"Notebook D" --
True civilization --
Narrative of practical experiments --
Ephemera and miscellanea.
|Series Title:||American philosophy series (Unnumbered)|
|Responsibility:||edited and with an introduction by Crispin Sartwell.|
This will be the first chance for many readers to encounter Warren's writings, and in many oases-this is their first publication since their original appearance in obscure self-published periodicals, including The Peaceful Revolutionist (1833), the first American anarchist periodical. Moreover, they often appeared in a bizarre zxperimental typography.
This volume presents, out of the welter of bewildering writings left by Warren, a readnig text designed for today's readers and students. It seeks to convey the practical value of many of Warren's ideas, as well as their continuing relevance.
Crispin Sartwell teaches philosophy and political science at Dickinson College. He is the author of numerous books, most recently Against the State: An Introduction to Anarchist Political Theory. --Book Jacket.
Crispin Sartwell's work makes a timely contribution, particularly given the recent economic crisis that has shaken many people's faith in the certainty of market systems. It is often believed that