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The Demon in Democracy: Totalitarian Temptations in Free Societies Hardcover – 1 May 2016

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Ryszard Legutko is a professor of philosophy at Jagellonian University in Krakow, Poland, specializing in ancient philosophy and political theory. His most recent book is on the philosophy of Socrates. He has served as the Minister of Education, Secretary of State in the Chancellery of the late President Lech Kaczynski, and Deputy Speaker of the Senate and is active in the anti-communist movement in Poland. He is currently a Member of the European Parliament, Deputy Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of European Conservatives and Reformists, and a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee.


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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Encounter Books (1 May 2016)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 200 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1594038635
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1594038631
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 16.51 x 2.54 x 24.13 cm
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