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Cynical theories: How Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity—and Why This Harms Everybody

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"Outlines the origin and evolution of postmodern thought over the last half century and argues that the unchecked spread and application of postmodern ideas -- from academia, to activist circles, to the public at large - presents an authoritarian ideological threat not only to liberal democracy but also to modernity itself"--
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subject_facetAuthoritarianism
Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century
Postmodernism
title_displayCynical theories : how activist scholarship made everything about race, gender, and identity-and why this harms everybody
title_fullCynical Theories How Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity—and Why This Harms Everybody
Cynical theories : how activist scholarship made everything about race, gender, and identity-and why this harms everybody / Helen Pluckrose & James Lindsay
title_shortCynical theories
title_subHow Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity—and Why This Harms Everybody
topic_facetAuthoritarianism
Education
Nonfiction
Philosophy, Modern
Postmodernism
Sociology