On Disobedience: Why Freedom Means Saying “No” to Power

On Disobedience: Why Freedom Means Saying “No” to Power

Erich Fromm


“Human background begun with an act of disobedience, and it isn't not going that it'll be terminated through an act of obedience.”

One of the good mental and social philosophers of the 20 th century, Erich Fromm expounded at the value of disobedience and the actual voice of the person in smooth tradition. As proper now as whilst it was once first released, On Disobedience is a set of provocative essays, together with the name access, which means the very act of dissent—the option to refuse to comply, to talk “no” to these in power—is necessary to a humane society, either to make sure humankind’s maintenance and to permit for one individual to reclaim a real experience of self.

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