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The retreat of reason : political correctness and the corruption of public debate in modern Britain

Author: Anthony Browne; Institute for the Study of Civil Society.
Publisher: London : Civitas, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Discusses political correctness and the freedom of debate.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Browne, Anthony.
Retreat of reason.
London : Civitas, 2006
(OCoLC)895363840
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Browne; Institute for the Study of Civil Society.
ISBN: 1903386500 9781903386507
OCLC Number: 69309770
Description: xiv, 121 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: What is political correctness? --
The hallmarks of political correctness --
The origins of political correctness --
The triumph of political correctness --
The benefits of political correctness --
The drawbacks of political correctness --
How political correctness affects policies --
The trouble with discrimination --
The dissidents from political correctness --
How political correctness can be defeated --
Epilogue --
Postscript --
Commentary / David Conway.
Responsibility: Anthony Browne ; commentary by David Conway.

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