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The monarchy of fear : a philosopher looks at our political crisis, Martha C. Nussbaum

Label
The monarchy of fear : a philosopher looks at our political crisis
Title
The monarchy of fear
Title remainder
a philosopher looks at our political crisis
Statement of responsibility
Martha C. Nussbaum
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Although todays atmosphere is marked by partisanship, divisive rhetoric, and the inability of two halves of the country to communicate with one another, Nussbaum focuses on what so many pollsters and pundits have overlooked. She sees a simple truth at the heart of the problem: the political is always emotional. Globalization has produced feelings of powerlessness in millions of people in the West. That sense of powerlessness bubbles into resentment and blame. Blame of immigrants. Blame of Muslims. Blame of other races of cultural elites. While this politics of blame is exemplified by the election of Donald Trump and the vote for Brexit, Nussbaum argues it can be found on all sides of the political spectrum, left or right
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nussbaum, Martha Craven
Dewey number
306.20973
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1726
LC item number
.N36 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political culture
  • Political psychology
  • Polarization (Social sciences)
  • Fear
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The monarchy of fear : a philosopher looks at our political crisis, Martha C. Nussbaum
Instantiates
Publication
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
Fear, early and powerful -- Anger, child of fear -- Fear-driven disgust: the politics of exclusion -- Envy's empire -- A toxic brew : sexism and misogyny -- Hope, love, vision
Control code
2017049444
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon &Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xviii, 249 pages
Isbn
9781501172496
Lccn
2017049444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)989964017
Label
The monarchy of fear : a philosopher looks at our political crisis, Martha C. Nussbaum
Publication
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
Fear, early and powerful -- Anger, child of fear -- Fear-driven disgust: the politics of exclusion -- Envy's empire -- A toxic brew : sexism and misogyny -- Hope, love, vision
Control code
2017049444
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon &Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xviii, 249 pages
Isbn
9781501172496
Lccn
2017049444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)989964017

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