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Published: 01 August 2019

234 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190068936

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Anglo Nostalgia

The Politics of Emotion in a Fractured West

Edoardo Campanella and Marta Dassù

  • Does not seek to judge the wisdom of Britain leaving the EU, but exposes nostalgia's great danger: the oversimplification of reality.
  • A wide-ranging analysis of how the nostalgia virus is infecting politics worldwide, including Brexit, what have been its effects and what it may lead to.
  • Draws on psychology, political science, history and popular culture to analyze the rapid spread of this global phenomenon.

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