Sunday, September 27, 2009

Latest Reading

Madness and Democracy, The Modern Psychiatric Universe by Marcel Gauchet and Gladys Swain, translated by Catherine Porter from the French. This is a profound book that explains how, in the modern secularDemocracy, the self is cut away from its relationship to others in the community and how eventually Democracies sink into a sort of statism where the government becomes a god.

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