The Closing of the American Mind

Allan Bloom

Published by Sound Ideas, 1987
ISBN 10: 0671658069 / ISBN 13: 9780671658069
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Synopsis: By focusing on the American university, and by extension on American society, the author addresses the problem of "the radicalization of the principle of equality", and the "openness" to anything.

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Allan Bloom is Professor in the Committee on Social Thought and the College and codirector of the John M. Olin Center for Inquiry into the Theory and Practice of Democracy at the University of Chicago. He has taught at Yale, University of Paris, University of Toronto, Tel Aviv University, and Cornell, where he was the recipient of the Clark Teaching Award in 1967. His other books are Plato's Republic (translator and editor), Politics and the Arts: Rousseau's Letter to d'Alembert (translator and editor), Rousseau's Emile (translator and editor), and Shakespeare's Politics(with Harry V. Jaffa). He lives in Chicago.

Christopher Hurt is an accomplished narrator with a lengthy resume of popular titles for Blackstone. A graduate of George Washington University's acting program, he currently resides in New York City.

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Title: The Closing of the American Mind
Publisher: Sound Ideas
Publication Date: 1987
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Allan Bloom
Published by Sound Ideas (1987)
ISBN 10: 0671658069 ISBN 13: 9780671658069
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