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2015 Foreword INDIES Winner

Philosophy (Adult Nonfiction)

Respecting Truth

Willful Ignorance in the Internet Age

2015 INDIES Winner
Gold, Philosophy (Adult Nonfiction)
Contributor(s)
Lee McIntyre
Publisher
Routledge
ISBN-13
978-1-138-88881-4
Publication Date
Jun 29, 2015
Pages
150
Price
$29.95
Tags
#gold
#philosophy
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Throughout history, humans have always indulged in certain irrationalities and held some fairly wrong-headed beliefs. But in his newest book, philosopher Lee McIntyre shows how we've now reached a watershed moment for ignorance in the modern era, due to the volume of misinformation, the speed with which it can be digitally disseminated, and the savvy exploitation of our cognitive weaknesses by those who wish to advance their ideological agendas.

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