Urban Cages and Domesticated Humans | Land Portal
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Date of publication: 
January 2017
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ISBN / Resource ID: 
LP-JCUA-000095
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Copyright (c) 2017 Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs

In this article the study assessed the domestication process of humankind within the frame of urbanization and power accumulation Within this framework by giving various examples from chicken farms The study expresses the authors opinions on the analogy of the liberated human beings in cities and the freerange chickens in farms It has also been tried to explain how a city acts as a human farm Cities are governed by the ones holding power similar to the farms are ruled by farmers and humans during their history of civilization have lost their right of deciding on their lives and fates against this power as the domesticated animals in farms It is necessary to give up these cities which are models of life organizations from the Old and the Middle Ages Models of settlements which became even more inhumane as results of modernization and neoliberalization strategies The study revealed that With the scientific and technologic improvements and the developments of in science and humanities it is possible to easily replace the city model of communal life with a better one The one in which people can be more free and happy and will give more life to the earth and contribute to the aliveness within it

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Author(s), editor(s), contributor(s): 

Hossein Sadri

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