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Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution by Peter Kropotkin

Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution by Peter Kropotkin

His most influential work. A challenge to classical Darwinism, Kropotkin argues that in nature, co-operation is as important as competition. Now in a new edition with an introduction by Donald Rooum and historical preface by Iain McKay.

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Anarchist classic, rooted in observation of natural phenomena and history. Challenges the conception that capitalism is a natural progression of Darwinism at work in the wild. The author cites numerous examples of compassion and innate goodness at work outside the bounds of a structured power-based society. The study covers cooperation among animals, instances of non-hierachical interactions from primitive tribes to mediaeval cities, and on to his contemporary labor unions.