Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 July 2018

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198807957

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The Limitations of the Open Mind

Jeremy Fantl

  • A challenge to consensus about how we should engage with opposing views
  • Clearly written, accessible to readers from any academic background
  • Advises the reader on how to respond to contentious views and events
  • Shows the value of epistemology in the political and social sphere
  • Discusses controversial topics of the moment, such as 'echo chambers', polarization of opinion, and invitations to problematic speakers