The Price of Public Intellectuals

  • Raphael Sassower

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 123-140

About this book


This book provides a historically-informed survey critically outlining sociological, psychological, political, and economic approaches to the role of public intellectuals. Sassower suggests how the state might financially support the essential work of public intellectuals so as to critically engage the public and improve public policies.


experience sociology work

Authors and affiliations

  • Raphael Sassower
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ColoradoColorado SpringsUSA

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