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Freedom for sale: are we really trading in liberty for luxury?

Beckett, Charlie (2009) Freedom for sale: are we really trading in liberty for luxury? POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (13 Sep 2009). Blog.

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Abstract

Across the world people are trading in liberty for material wealth as the freedom gains from the end of the Cold War are turned into a consumerist clampdown. That’s the grim global warning in John Kampfner’s new book Freedom For Sale. But is this another example of the liberty lobby putting passion and persuasion before the facts?

Item Type: Website (Blog)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2009 The Author(s)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 19 May 2017 12:13
Last Modified: 19 May 2017 12:13
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/77848

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