Enemies Of Hope: A Critique Of Contemporary Pessimism: Irrationalism, Anti Humanism And The Counter Enlightenment Raymond Tallis

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Enemies Of Hope: A Critique Of Contemporary Pessimism: Irrationalism, Anti Humanism And The Counter Enlightenment  by  Raymond Tallis

Enemies Of Hope: A Critique Of Contemporary Pessimism: Irrationalism, Anti Humanism And The Counter Enlightenment by Raymond Tallis
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Enemies of Hope identifies the themes common to anti-humanist twentieth-century thought and challenges the cult of pessimism that pervades our age. Tallis teases out the many strands of the comfortable, self-congratulatory cynicism of modernist andMoreEnemies of Hope identifies the themes common to anti-humanist twentieth-century thought and challenges the cult of pessimism that pervades our age.

Tallis teases out the many strands of the comfortable, self-congratulatory cynicism of modernist and postmodernist cultural critics, exposing their self-contradictions and their willful blindness to the distinctive mystery of human nature.

The pathologizers of culture and the marginalizers of consciousness are shown to be the enemies of hope - the hope of progress based upon the rational, conscious endeavours of humankind.



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