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A Language Older Than Words Chapter Summary & Analysis - Trauma and Recovery; and Connection and Cooperation Summary

Derrick Jensen
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Trauma and Recovery; and Connection and Cooperation Summary

In the chapter "Trauma and Recovery," Jensen writes once again of the lies that are told to the general public to keep the world and its people from seeming so terrible. Jensen poses possibility that these perpetrators really believe the lies they tell and really think the world isn't in as bad shape as it really is. He puts forth the guess that we will never really know what these people think because they aren't interested in being studied. Then by the time they are caught and forced to own up to what they might have done, they only tell people what they want to hear. Jensen points out the statistics that only one percent of offenders are ever actually convicted, so this would be a very minute group to study in order to get...

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