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Author Weissberg, Robert, 1941-

Title Pernicious tolerance : how teaching to "accept differences" undermines civil society / Robert Weissberg.

Imprint New Brunswick : Transaction Publishers, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  179.9 W436p 2012    ---  Available
Description xi, 172 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-170) and index.
Contents Two tolerance visions : from John Locke to PBS -- Some arduous choices on the road to social harmony -- Preaching the tolerance gospel -- Empirical foundations -- Bringing tolerance by criminalizing hate -- Summing up and a disconcerting alert.
Subject Toleration.
Toleration -- Study and teaching.
Cultural pluralism.
Difference (Psychology) -- Social aspects.
Civil society.
ISBN 9781412845793 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1412845793 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781412806954 (cloth)
141280695X (cloth)

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