Fear

The History of a Political Idea

by Corey Robin

Hardcover, 316 pages, Oxford Univ Pr, List Price: $28 | purchase

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Fear
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The History of a Political Idea
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Corey Robin

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Book Summary

Documents the growing fascination with political danger and disaster, reexamines fear's modern interpreters including Hobbes and Tocqueville, and offers an antidote to the culture of fear.