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The Resource Black mass : apocalyptic religion and the death of utopia, John Gray

Black mass : apocalyptic religion and the death of utopia, John Gray

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Black mass : apocalyptic religion and the death of utopia
Title
Black mass
Title remainder
apocalyptic religion and the death of utopia
Statement of responsibility
John Gray
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Language
eng
Summary
Offering a powerful critique of utopian politics, a leading British social critic condemns the rise in the West of the belief that a single model of political behavior should become a worldwide norm that should be enforced with military might if necessary, tracing the evolution of utopianism from the Reformation to the present and its implications in terms of global politics and security
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211829
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Gray, John
Dewey number
321/.07
Index
index present
LC call number
BL65.P7
LC item number
G69 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Religion and politics
  • Utopias
  • Revolutions
  • Conservatism
  • World politics
  • World politics
Target audience
adult
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apocalyptic religion and the death of utopia
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Black mass : apocalyptic religion and the death of utopia, John Gray
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-229) and index
Contents
The death of utopia -- Enlightenment and terror in the twentieth century -- Utopia enters the mainstream -- The Americanization of the apocalypse -- Armed missionaries -- Post-apocalypse
Control code
ocn148910856
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780374105983
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007028168
System control number
(OCoLC)148910856
Label
Black mass : apocalyptic religion and the death of utopia, John Gray
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-229) and index
Contents
The death of utopia -- Enlightenment and terror in the twentieth century -- Utopia enters the mainstream -- The Americanization of the apocalypse -- Armed missionaries -- Post-apocalypse
Control code
ocn148910856
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780374105983
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007028168
System control number
(OCoLC)148910856

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