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Twilight Falls on Liberalism

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Recent political developments across large parts of the globe have made it clear that liberalism is in crisis. Several political regimes and political leaders have little time and respect for liberal values but it is important to understand that in many cases they have been empowered by popular social attitudes that have turned against liberalism. In order to understand ...more
Paperback, 173 pages
Published May 20th 2018 by Aleph Book Company
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Simool Sen
May 27, 2019 rated it it was ok
A disappointing read. Poor arrangement of the themes in a simplified linear way. No explanatory insights offered by the author. Predictable. Moreover, Dr Mukherjee seems to be a propagandist of liberalism which harms the space of argumentation. Though as a textbook it might be useful for interested readers.
Urbi Chatterjee
Jan 20, 2019 rated it really liked it
I have the privilege of studying at the university where Professor Mukherjee is the Chancellor and Professor of History. I have attended some of his classes and been impressed by his command of the subject and style of delivery, and wanted to know how far his expertise was translated on to his writing. This was a major reason for my picking up this book, as also was my interest in the subject, and I must say that it was a worthy read.

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Ayush Kumar
Oct 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Liberalism, as it was viewed from the inception of this idea in 19th century to changes/contradictions which were embedded on this idea and have become more and more evident in 21st century. This book tries to understand the poltical changes in the world from the lens of liberalism and in doing so highlights its various shades especially the origin of differences in economic liberalism and social liberalism!
Darwin J
Jun 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing
The author has done an excellent job in simplifying the concept of liberalism and its struggles in the twenty-first century. This book is a must for anyone who struggles to understand the present-days crisis in the liberal countries.
Asani
Feb 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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Readable history of liberalism, especially in Indian context. Explains why things have gone so wrong.
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