The political thought of Abdullah Öcalan : Kurdistan, women's revolution and democratic confederalism (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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The political thought of Abdullah Öcalan : Kurdistan, women's revolution and democratic confederalism

Author: Abdullah Öcalan; Havin Güneşer; International Initiative, Freedom for Abdullah Öcalan--Peace in Kurdistan (Organization),
Publisher: London : Pluto Press, 2017 ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : International Initiative editionView all editions and formats
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These are the essential writings of a man who inspired a new, egalitarian socialist regime in the Middle East, which is currently fighting for survival against religious extremism and state violence. Abdullah Ocalan led the struggle for Kurdish liberation for more than 20 years until his capture in 1999. Now, writing from prison in Turkey, he has inspired a new political movement. Called Democratic Confederalism,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Abdullah Öcalan; Havin Güneşer; International Initiative, Freedom for Abdullah Öcalan--Peace in Kurdistan (Organization),
ISBN: 9780745399768 0745399762 9780745399775 0745399770
OCLC Number: 953976818
Language Note: Translated from the Turkish.
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxvii, 153 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Foreword by Nadje Al-AliIntroduction1. War and Peace in Kurdistan: Perspectives on a Political Solution to the Kurdish Question2. Democratic Confederalism3. Liberating Life: Woman's Revolution4. Democratic NationIndex
Responsibility: translated by Havin Guneser and International Initiative "Freedom for Abdullah Öcalan--Peace in Kurdistan."

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