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Published: 19 August 2021

272 Pages

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197518878

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Our Own Worst Enemy

The Assault from within on Modern Democracy

Tom Nichols

  • Challenges the current depictions of the rise of illiberal and anti-democratic movements in the United States and elsewhere
  • Ties together the increasing narcissism and growing expectations of voters to the rise of illiberalism
  • Recommends difficult social and institutional solutions to provide readers with a guide for change and action
  • Offers thoughts as well as the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic