Walter Lippmann





Walter Lippmann

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born
in New York, New York, The United States
September 23, 1889

died
December 14, 1974

gender
male

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Walter Lippmann was an American intellectual, writer, reporter, and political commentator who gained notoriety for being among the first to introduce the concept of Cold War. Lippmann was twice awarded (1958 and 1962) a Pulitzer Prize for his syndicated newspaper column, "Today and Tomorrow."


Average rating: 3.88 · 695 ratings · 69 reviews · 40 distinct works · Similar authors
Public Opinion
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 408 ratings — published 1922 — 61 editions
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The Phantom Public
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1927 — 5 editions
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The Public Philosophy
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 1956 — 6 editions
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Drift and Mastery
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3.41 of 5 stars 3.41 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 1978 — 12 editions
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A Preface to Morals
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 1929 — 4 editions
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Liberty and the News
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1995 — 11 editions
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A Preface to Politics
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2005 — 18 editions
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The Good Society
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1943 — 2 editions
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American Inquisitors
4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1993
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U.S. Foreign Policy: Shield...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1943
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“Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.”
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“It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.”
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