Titolo: The Age of Fallibility: The Consequences of ...
Casa editrice: PublicAffairs, New York, NY
Data di pubblicazione: 2006
Legatura: Hard cover
Edizione: First edition..
Glued binding. Paper over boards. 259 p. Audience: General/trade. Inscribed "For Charles Abbot best Geore Soros". In this case, Charles is Charles Abbott, director Digital Arts Aspen, author, and past official photographer of the Aspen Music Festival". Fine in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. A small spot of dampstain to dustjacket, else in Very good+ condition. Codice inventario libreria Alibris.0012009
Riassunto: After reflecting on his support of a losing Democrat for president, George Soros steps back to revisit his views on why George Bush's policies around the world fall short in the arenas most important to Soros: democracy, human rights and open society. As a survivor of the Holocaust and a life-long proponent of free expression, Soros understands the meaning of freedom. And yet his differences with George Bush, another proponent of freedom, are profound.
In this powerful essay Soros spells out his views and how they differ from the president's. He reflects on why the Democrats may have lost the high ground on these values issues and how they might reclaim it. As he has in his recent books, On Globalization and The Bubble of American Supremacy, Soros uses facts, anecdotes, personal experience and philosophy to illuminate a major topic in a way that both enlightens and inspires.
L'autore: George Soros heads Soros Fund Management and is the founder of a global network of foundations dedicated to supporting open societies. He is the author of several best-selling books including The Bubble of American Supremacy, Underwriting Democracy, and Open Society.
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