The Closing of the American Mind

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Authors: Allan Bloom, Saul Bellow
Publisher: Simon Schuster Trade
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 392
Language: english
Year: 1987
ISBN 10: 0671479903
ISBN 13: 9780671479909
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

A critique of the intellectual and moral confusions of this age argues that the social/political crisis of twentieth-century America is actually an intellectual crisis, and shows how American democracy has hosted ideas of nihilism, despair, and relativism disguised as tolerance...