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The Resource Nervous states : democracy and the decline of reason, William Davies

Nervous states : democracy and the decline of reason, William Davies

Label
Nervous states : democracy and the decline of reason
Title
Nervous states
Title remainder
democracy and the decline of reason
Statement of responsibility
William Davies
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The University of London political economist and author of The Happiness Industry draws on 400 years of history to examine the systematic discrediting of scientists and experts by a trend-oriented modern public that would disregard objective facts
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10755108
Cataloging source
DLC
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1976-
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Davies, William
Dewey number
320.01/9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Emotions
  • Communication in politics
  • Democracy
  • Political psychology
  • Democracy
  • Emotions
  • Political psychology
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
Target audience
adult
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democracy and the decline of reason
Label
Nervous states : democracy and the decline of reason, William Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The decline of reason -- Democracy of feeling -- Knowledge for peace -- Progress in question -- The body politic -- The rise of feeling -- Knowledge for war -- Guessing games -- War of words -- Between war and peace
Control code
on1037808432
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780393635386
Lccn
2018049347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1037808432
Label
Nervous states : democracy and the decline of reason, William Davies
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The decline of reason -- Democracy of feeling -- Knowledge for peace -- Progress in question -- The body politic -- The rise of feeling -- Knowledge for war -- Guessing games -- War of words -- Between war and peace
Control code
on1037808432
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780393635386
Lccn
2018049347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1037808432

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