The Captive Mind

The Captive Mind

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Written in Paris in the early 1950s, this book created instant controversy in its analysis of modern society that had allowed itself to be hypnotized by socio-political doctrines, and to accept totalitarian terror on the strength of a hypothetical future.
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  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 15mm | 195g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Polish
  • 0140189270
  • 9780140189278

Table of contents

The pill of the Murti-Bing; looking to the West; Ketman; Alpha, the moralist; Beta, the disappointed lover; Gamma, the slave of history; Delta, the troubadour; man, his enemy; the lessons of the Baltics.
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