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Author Wolfe, Alan, 1942-

Title Political evil : what it is and how to combat it / Alan Wolfe.

Imprint New York : A.A. Knopf, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    320.01 WOL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description vii, 339 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-324) and index.
Contents The distinctiveness of political evil -- Widespread evil within -- Unrelenting evil without -- The misuses of appeasement -- Democracy's terrorism problem -- The case against dramatizing genocide -- Ethnic cleaning's seductive attractions -- The politics of counterevil.
Subject Good and evil -- Political aspects.
Political science -- Philosophy
Political violence
ISBN 9780307271853 (alk. paper)
9780307473011 (pbk.)

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