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09-04-2021 | Book Review

The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race, and Identity by Douglas Murray

(Bloomsbury Continuum, 2019), 2020 Paperback Edition with New Afterword by Author, 304 pp., ISBN 978-1472979575.

Author: Michael Laver

Published in: Society | Issue 1/2021

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It might seem a little late to be reviewing this book. It is already notorious. The current edition comes pre-loaded with snippets of fulsome praise from assorted public figures. It has an afterword responding to some of the reactions following its initial publication. On the other hand, this might be precisely the right time to review it. Much of what has happened since the book was published adds grist to the mill of its critics. Recent “madness” has had much more to do with the alt-right than with the proponents of identity politics against whom Douglas Murray turns his fire. …

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Title
The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race, and Identity by Douglas Murray
(Bloomsbury Continuum, 2019), 2020 Paperback Edition with New Afterword by Author, 304 pp., ISBN 978-1472979575.
Author
Michael Laver
Publication date
09-04-2021
Publisher
Springer US
Published in
Society / Issue 1/2021
Print ISSN: 0147-2011
Electronic ISSN: 1936-4725
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12115-021-00560-4

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