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Published: 18 September 2008

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780195343045

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The Politics of Truth

Selected Writings of C. Wright Mills

John Summers

  • Brings back into print rare and out-of-print C. Wright Mills writings
  • Mills published his most important books-The Power Elite, Sociological Imagination, and White Collar— with OUP
  • Valuable resource for historians, sociologists, American studies, education, anthropology, political science, and general readers alike
  • Mills's discussions—of the cultural and political role of the American intellectual in a time of war, the drift toward catastrophic war, and the dissenting tradition of American society-are as relevant today as ever
  • Includes a full bibliography of all of Mills's published and unpublished writings