The Ideas Industry : How pessimists, Partisans, and Plutocrats are transforming the Marketplace of Ideas

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La présentation de Dan Drezner portera sur son livre The Ideas Industry : How pessimists, Partisans, and Plutocrats are transforming the Marketplace of Ideas

  • Filled with engaging and witty stories about the foibles of contemporary intellectual life in the US
  • Argues that the traditional public intellectual has been supplanted by a new model: the "thought leader"
  • Identifies the forces driving this shift, including increasing inequality and political polarization
  • First work on public intellectuals in American life in years by a nationally prominent author

La conférence se donnera en anglais.

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Date de l'évènement : vendredi 27 octobre 2017 13:30 - 15:00
Emplacement : Université de Montréal, 3150 Jean-Brillant, pav. Lionel-Groulx, Carrefour des arts et des sciences, salle C2059
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