We Live In A Time When Public Discourse Is Skewed Than Ever By The Propaganda That Big Money Can Buy, With Trust In The Leadership Of Elected Officials At An All Time Low The News Has Degenerated Into Sensationalist Sound Bites, And The Idea Of Debate Has Become A Polarized Shouting Match That Precludes Any Meaningful Discussion.It S Also A Time Of Anxiety, As We Re Faced With Economic And Ecological Crises On A Global Scale, With Stakes That Seem Higher Than Ever Before In Times Like These, It S Essential That We Be Able To Think And Communicate Clearly.In This Lively Primer On Critical Thinking, Robert Jensen Attacks The Problems Head On And Delivers An Accessible And Engaging Book That Explains How We Can Work Collectively To Enrich Our Intellectual Lives Drawing On Than Two Decades Of Classroom Experience And Community Organizing, Jensen Shares Strategies On How To Challenge Conventional Wisdom In Order To Courageously Confront The Crises Of Our Times, And Offers A Framework For Channeling Our Fears And Frustrations Into Productive Analysis That Can Inform Constructive Action.Jensen Connects Abstract Ideas With The Everyday Political And Spiritual Struggles Of Ordinary People Free Of Either Academic Or Political Jargon, This Book Is For Anyone Struggling To Understand Our World And Contribute To Making It A Better Place.
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- 124 pages
- Arguing for Our Lives
- Robert Jensen
- 03 June 2018 Robert Jensen