The Virtues of Exit: On Resistance and Quitting Politics by Jennet Kirkpatrick
English | October 3rd, 2017 | ASIN: B06Y3G8XL9, ISBN: 1469635399, 1469635380 | 200 Pages | EPUB | 0.42 MB
Successful democracies rely on an active citizenry. They require citizens to participate by voting, serving on juries, and running for office. But what happens when those citizens purposefully opt out of politics? Exit—the act of leaving—is often thought of as purely instinctual, a part of the human "fight or flight" response, or, alternatively, motivated by an antiparticipatory, self-centered impulse.