Against the Masses: Varieties of Anti-Democratic Thought Since the French Revolution

Against the Masses: Varieties of Anti-Democratic Thought Since the French Revolution
Language English
Goodreads Rating: 3.8
Pages: 192 pages
Published: August 2nd 2001 by OUP Oxford
Category: Politics
Author: Joseph V. Femia

The author does a good job of presenting the anti-democratic varieties of thought. I am only disapointed that none of them match my own criticisms on democracy. Most of the time, the very definition of democracy, that is, what the critics imagine democracy to mean, is the source of the criticism and of confusion. Little was, then, accomplished towards criticizing democracy as it is actually implemented, as Femia correctly points out. I give the book three stars, since I consider that Femia took t

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