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By Alastair Hunt,Stephanie Youngblood

The participants to Against Life imagine seriously in regards to the flip to lifestyles in contemporary idea and tradition. Editors Alastair Hunt and Stephanie Youngblood form their assortment to provocatively problem the belief, rife in the course of the humanities, that existence has to be cultivated, affirmed, and redeemed. The editors and their individuals discover how we would be bold to imagine ethics and politics, in addition to the undertaking of the arts, in additional radical phrases, as a refusal to settle on lifestyles. What different types of equality and freedom could emerge if we didn't arrange being-together less than symptoms of lifestyles? Taken jointly, the essays in Against Life mark a massive flip within the ethico-political paintings of the humanities.

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