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The Resource The tyranny of virtue : identity, the academy, and the hunt for political heresies, Robert Boyers

The tyranny of virtue : identity, the academy, and the hunt for political heresies, Robert Boyers

Label
The tyranny of virtue : identity, the academy, and the hunt for political heresies
Title
The tyranny of virtue
Title remainder
identity, the academy, and the hunt for political heresies
Statement of responsibility
Robert Boyers
Title variation
Identity, the academy, and the hunt for political heresies
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thought-provoking volume of nine essays that elegantly and fiercely addresses recent developments in American culture and argues for the tolerance of difference that is at the heart of the liberal tradition. --
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from Amazon description
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyers, Robert
Dewey number
179/.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1431
LC item number
.B69 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Toleration
  • Political correctness
  • Identity politics
  • Liberalism
  • Education, Higher
Target audience
adult
Label
The tyranny of virtue : identity, the academy, and the hunt for political heresies, Robert Boyers
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Privilege for beginners
  • The academy as total cultural environment
  • Correctness & denial: willing what cannot be willed
  • The identity trap
  • Hostile & unsafe: ideas & the fear of diversity
  • Policing disability
  • High anxiety: the attack on appropriation
  • Junk thought: the way we live now
Control code
sky295930143
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xx, 170 pages
Isbn
9781982127183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Note
ab 10/19
Label
The tyranny of virtue : identity, the academy, and the hunt for political heresies, Robert Boyers
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Privilege for beginners
  • The academy as total cultural environment
  • Correctness & denial: willing what cannot be willed
  • The identity trap
  • Hostile & unsafe: ideas & the fear of diversity
  • Policing disability
  • High anxiety: the attack on appropriation
  • Junk thought: the way we live now
Control code
sky295930143
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xx, 170 pages
Isbn
9781982127183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Note
ab 10/19

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