skip to content
In praise of prejudice : the necessity of preconceived ideas Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

In praise of prejudice : the necessity of preconceived ideas

Author: Theodore Dalrymple
Publisher: New York : Encounter Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:

The word prejudice has come to seem synonymous with bigotry; therefore the only way a person can establish freedom from bigotry is by claiming to have wiped his mind free from prejudice. This book  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dalrymple, Theodore.
In praise of prejudice.
New York : Encounter Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)608204150
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Dalrymple
ISBN: 9781594032028 1594032025
OCLC Number: 144598167
Description: 129 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1. Prejudice Is Wrong, So Lack of Prejudice Is Right --
Chapter 2. The Uses of Metaphysical Skepticism --
Chapter 3. History Teaches Us Anything We Like --
Chapter 4. Why We Prefer the History of Disaster to that of Achievement --
Chapter 5. The Effect of Pedagogy Without Prejudice --
Chapter 6. Prejudice Necessary to Family Life --
Chapter 7. One Prejudice Always Replaced by Another --
Chapter 8. The Cruel Effect of Not Instilling the Right Prejudices --
Chapter 9. The Inevitability of Prejudice --
Chapter 10. The Conventionality of Unconventionality --
Chapter 11. The Overestimation of Rationality in Choice --
Chapter 12. Authority Necessary to the Accumulation of Knowledge.
Responsibility: Theodore Dalrymple.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (4)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/144598167> # In praise of prejudice : the necessity of preconceived ideas
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "144598167" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375742662#Topic/fordomar_filosofi> ; # Fördomar--filosofi
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BF575> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375742662#Topic/philosophie> ; # Philosophie
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075264> ; # Prejudices--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/170/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375742662#Topic/vorurteil> ; # Vorurteil
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375742662#Topic/prejudices_philosophy> ; # Prejudices--Philosophy
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/81452529> ; # Theodore Dalrymple
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/375742662> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608204150> ;
   schema:name "In praise of prejudice : the necessity of preconceived ideas"@en ;
   schema:productID "144598167" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/144598167#PublicationEvent/new_york_encounter_books_2007> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375742662#Agent/encounter_books> ; # Encounter Books
   schema:url <http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0720/2007024598.html> ;
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0720/2007024598.html> ;
   schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=016371171&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781594032028> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/144598167> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375742662#Agent/encounter_books> # Encounter Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Encounter Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375742662#Topic/fordomar_filosofi> # Fördomar--filosofi
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Fördomar--filosofi"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075264> # Prejudices--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Prejudices--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/81452529> # Theodore Dalrymple
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Dalrymple" ;
   schema:givenName "Theodore" ;
   schema:name "Theodore Dalrymple" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781594032028>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1594032025" ;
   schema:isbn "9781594032028" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608204150>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "In praise of prejudice." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/144598167> ; # In praise of prejudice : the necessity of preconceived ideas
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.