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Hardcover

Published: 01 October 2020

248 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190055295


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Threats

Intimidation and Its Discontents

David P. Barash

  • Reveals how and why social responses to threats can often make threats worse
  • Provides insight into how to understand, navigate, and overcome some of the most crucial and pressing fears (social anxiety, gun control, death, and the afterlife)
  • Debunks nuclear deterrence by pointing out inconsistencies and potentially lethal flaws