How Reason Almost Lost Its Mind: The Strange Career of Cold War Rationality

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In the United States at the height of the Cold War, roughly between the end of World War II and the early 1980s, a new project of redefining rationality commanded the attention of sharp minds, powerful politicians, wealthy foundations, and top military brass. Its home was the human sciences - psychology, sociology, political science, and economics, among others - and its participants enlisted in an intellectual campaign to figure out what rationality should mean and how it could be deployed. How Reason Almost Lost Its Mind ...

How Reason Almost Lost Its Mind: The Strange Career of Cold War Rationality 2015, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226324159

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How Reason Almost Lost Its Mind: The Strange Career of Cold War Rationality 2013, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226046631

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