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The Resource Public intellectuals : a study of decline, Richard A. Posner

Public intellectuals : a study of decline, Richard A. Posner

Label
Public intellectuals : a study of decline
Title
Public intellectuals
Title remainder
a study of decline
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Posner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author argues that the quality of writing and thinking of public intellectuals has steadily declined over the past seven decades, and offers some reasons why, as well as proposals for improving the standards of public discourse
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Posner, Richard A
Dewey number
305.5/52/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.P64
LC item number
P67 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political planning
  • Intellectuals
  • Specialists
  • Politique publique
  • Intellectuels
  • Spécialistes
  • Intellectuelen
  • Engagement
  • Maatschappijkritiek
Label
Public intellectuals : a study of decline, Richard A. Posner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: General theoretical and empirical analysis. Setting the stage -- The Market for public intellectuals -- Care and insight -- Prediction and influence -- More public, less intellectual -- Part Two: Genre studies. The Literary critic as public intellectual -- Political satire -- The Jeremiah school -- The Public philosopher -- The Public intellectual and the law -- Conclusion: improving the market
Control code
47099311
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 408 pages
Isbn
9780674006331
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001039196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)47099311
Label
Public intellectuals : a study of decline, Richard A. Posner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: General theoretical and empirical analysis. Setting the stage -- The Market for public intellectuals -- Care and insight -- Prediction and influence -- More public, less intellectual -- Part Two: Genre studies. The Literary critic as public intellectual -- Political satire -- The Jeremiah school -- The Public philosopher -- The Public intellectual and the law -- Conclusion: improving the market
Control code
47099311
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 408 pages
Isbn
9780674006331
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001039196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)47099311

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