Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book Chapter:  Morioka, Masahiro (Aug.27, 2006), What is Painless Civilization?, Painless Civilization, Retrieved on 2015-02-18
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    18 FEB 2015

     How Humans Living in Civilization are Like Domesticated A...

    The first characteristic is living in an artificial environment. Humans established cities and converted the space we live in, to the utmost degree, into an artificial environment. We carry out our lives surrounded by houses, roads, water and sewer systems, automobiles, trains, and electricity. Waking up early, riding a train to one’s place of employment, and working in an air-conditioned office bears a certain resemblance to a chicken in a livestock factory. [7/8] The second characte...
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    An interesting argument, but feels like a stretch.