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Reznek, Lawrie
Delusions and the madness of the masses / Lawrie Reznek
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2010
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  HM871 .R49 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Delusions
Irrationalism (Philosophy)
Self-deception
Social psychology
Psychology, Religious
Collective behavior
Hallucinations and illusions
Crowds
Physical Description xxvii, 225 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-218) and index
Contents Introduction: Delusions about delusions -- The translation paradox -- The incorrigibility paradox -- Is everyone mad? -- The community paradox -- Communal madness : religious and secular -- The rationality paradox -- The evolution of error -- Delusions are dangerous -- Conclusion: The sleep of reason

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