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The Reckless Mind: Intellectuals in Politics

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European history of the past century is full of examples of philosophers, writers, and jurists who, whether they lived in democratic, communist, or fascist societies, supported and defended totalitarian principles and horrific regimes. But how can intellectuals, who should be alert to the evils of tyranny, betray the ideals of freedom and independent inquiry? How can they take positions that, implicitly or not, endorse oppression and human suffering on a vast scale? In profiles of Martin Heidegger, Carl Schmitt, Walter ...

The Reckless Mind: Intellectuals in Politics 2003, New York Review of Books

ISBN-13: 9781590170717

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The Reckless Mind: Intellectuals in Politics 2001, New York Review of Books

ISBN-13: 9780940322769

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