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Robert Laffont
EAN : 9782221156803
Shaping : BROCHE
Pages : 270
Size : 135 x 215 mm
A Manuel for Intellectual Self-Defense

Release date : 10/09/2015
~A course of intellectual self-defense should be required
in every self-respecting system of education.
Noam Chomsky
~This guide offers to teach readers how to
decipher all the forms of discourse that aim
at fooling us: from political discourses to
“responsible” eco-friendly discourses, not to
mention the languages of advertising, the
media, TV series, conspirators, pseudoscience,
and extremists. A funny, accessible,
and intelligent book for those looking to
return critical thinking to a place of...
~This guide offers to teach readers how to
decipher all the forms of discourse that aim
at fooling us: from political discourses to
“responsible” eco-friendly discourses, not to
mention the languages of advertising, the
media, TV series, conspirators, pseudoscience,
and extremists. A funny, accessible,
and intelligent book for those looking to
return critical thinking to a place of honor,
and to protect themselves from
propaganda, doublespeak, brainwashing,
abridgements, conflations, false rumors,
and all kinds of hysteria.
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EAN : 9782221156803
Shaping : BROCHE
Pages : 270
Size : 135 x 215 mm
Robert Laffont