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Published: 29 August 2020

288 Pages | 2 Illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198861935

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The Function of Cynicism at the Present Time

Helen Small

  • The most substantial consideration of what cynicism is, and how it works in public debate and everyday psychology
  • Offers to correct a dominant view of modern cynicism as both negative and weak
  • Deep and compelling readings of some of the most influential public moralists from the nineteenth-century to the present day

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