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The Assault on Reason by  Al Gore - Hardcover - Sixth Printing - 2007 - from tuckerstomes and Biblio.co.uk

The Assault on Reason

by Gore, Al

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


NY: The Peguin Press. Good in Good dust jacket. 2007. Sixth Printing. Hardcover. Lightly used, mild signs of handling - unmarked. Nice, used copy. DJ improved with new, clear mylar cover. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 308 pages .

A #1 New York Times bestseller: A visionary analysis of the degradation of our public sphere and its consequences for our democracy Nobel Peace Prize winner, bestselling author, activist, and political icon, Al Gore has become one of the most respected and influential public intellectuals in America today. The Assault on Reason takes an unprecedented look at how faith in the power of reason?the idea that citizens can govern themselves through rational debate?is now under assault. The marketplace of ideas, once open to everyone through the printed word, has been corrupted by the politics of fear, secrecy, cronyism, and blind faith. By leading us to an understanding of what we can do to restore the rule of reason, Gore has written a farsighted and powerful manifesto for clear thinking.




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