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The Resource Surviving autocracy, Masha Gessen

Surviving autocracy, Masha Gessen

Label
Surviving autocracy
Title
Surviving autocracy
Statement of responsibility
Masha Gessen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An analysis of the destruction the Trump administration has waged on our institutions, the cultural norms we hoped would save us, and our very sense of identity"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gessen, Masha
Dewey number
973.933
Index
no index present
LC call number
E912
LC item number
.G47 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trump, Donald
  • Authoritarianism
  • Dictatorship
  • Political culture
  • United States
Label
Surviving autocracy, Masha Gessen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-270)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What do we call it? -- Waiting for the Reichstag fire -- The Styrofoam president -- We could call it a kakistocracy -- We could call it corruption -- We could call it aspirational autocracy -- We could pretend he is an alien, or call it the government of destruction -- The death of dignity -- Mueller did not save us -- Institutions have not saved us -- Words have meaning, or they ought to -- The power lie -- The tweet trap -- Normalization is (almost) unavoidable -- Resisting Trump's war on the media -- How politics dies -- A white male supremacist president -- "Throwing off the mask of hypocrisy" -- The antipolitics of fear -- Confronting civil society -- The power of moral authority -- Who is "us"? And who are we?
Control code
on1155520824
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780593188934
Lccn
2020003180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1155520824
Label
Surviving autocracy, Masha Gessen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-270)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What do we call it? -- Waiting for the Reichstag fire -- The Styrofoam president -- We could call it a kakistocracy -- We could call it corruption -- We could call it aspirational autocracy -- We could pretend he is an alien, or call it the government of destruction -- The death of dignity -- Mueller did not save us -- Institutions have not saved us -- Words have meaning, or they ought to -- The power lie -- The tweet trap -- Normalization is (almost) unavoidable -- Resisting Trump's war on the media -- How politics dies -- A white male supremacist president -- "Throwing off the mask of hypocrisy" -- The antipolitics of fear -- Confronting civil society -- The power of moral authority -- Who is "us"? And who are we?
Control code
on1155520824
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780593188934
Lccn
2020003180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1155520824

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