An excellent book. Damian White brings to life Bookchin the man and his work for a new generation of readers. In so doing, he shows us how and why Bookchin can inspire us today. -- Professor Noel Castree, School of Environment and Development, Manchester University This is a sophisticated and considered work that exhibits a genuine rare critical engagement with the intricacies of Bookchin's thought. -- Professor Mike Smith, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada. [The book] offers an insightful, scholarly and balanced account of the intellectual journey and achievements of Murray Bookchin, one of the towering figures of modern radical political thought and action. This book is a wonderful exposition of Bookchin's thought. -- Dr. John Barry, School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy, Queen's University Belfast White brings his immense scholarship and acute analytical skills to bear in both bringing to life and critically situating Bookchin's vision in the context of contemporary thinking. In prose that is both engaging and engaged, White demonstrates the centrality of Bookchin's questions to our contemporary dilemmas, while carefully disentangling and evaluating his answers. -- Professor Ted Benton, Department of Sociology, University of Essex
About the Author
Damian White is an Assistant Professor of Sociology in the Department of History, Philosophy and Social Science at The Rhode Island School of Design.