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The assault on reason : how the politics of blind faith subvert wise decision-making

Author: Al Gore
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on a life's work in politics as well as on the work of experts across a range of disciplines, this work features a manifesto for thinking.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al Gore
ISBN: 9780747590972 0747590974
OCLC Number: 77540941
Description: pages cm
Contents: The politics of fear --
Blinding the faithful --
The politics of wealth --
Convenient untruths --
The assault on the individual --
National insecurity --
The carbon crisis --
Democracy in the balance --
A well-connected citizenry --
The rebirth of democracy.
Responsibility: Al Gore.
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'You can't fault his sincerity, rigour and energy as he pleads, with recourse to blinding graphs and damning photo evidence, that we all, especially his fellow countrymen, need to sit up and realise Read more...

 
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