The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass

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[PDF / Epub] ★ The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements ✈ Eric Hoffer – Nessville.me إذا أردت معلومات صحيحة مختصرة عن الدوافع التي تعمل في عقول المتعصبين وعن آليات الحركات الجماهيرية في أشد مستو[PDF / Epub] The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements Eric Hoffer Nessville.me إذا أردت معلومات صحيحة مختصرة عن الدوافع التي تعمل في عقول المتعصبين وعن آليات الحركات الجماهيرية في أشد مستو إذا أردت م.

The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass

The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Eric Hoffer was an American social writer Believer: Thoughts ePUB ↠ and philosopher He produced ten books and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in February by President of the United States Ronald Reagan His first book The True PDF/EPUB ² The True Believer published in was widely recognized as a classic receiving critical acclaim from both scholars and laymen although Hoffer believed that his book The Ordeal of Ch.

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  1. Mike Mike says:

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  2. Larry Larry says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements Kindle#2 on my list of the ten most influential books in my life At this point mybest guess is that I read this around 1960 It was a clear and incisive look at the people who believe as a matter of faith and not as a matter of logic or fact What is amazing is that the author was a longshoreman who had no formal education beyond high school Reading his insights was my first understanding of the workings of the minds of irrational people The principles of mass irrationality apply to religion politics and most other group behavior of human beings While it is usually incomprehensible to rational actors Mr Hoffer's book always comes to mind when I need to grasp the motivation of certain groups His ideas are as certain today as they were when I first encountered them over 40 years ago


  3. James James says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements KindleOutstanding A concise and astute portrait of the personality type that is drawn to authoritarian institutions whether political or religious Hoffer makes an excellent case that the mass


  4. Jamie Jamie says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements KindleThis book possesses a terrible timelessness Though written a few years after World War II to examine the factors that led people to embrace fascism and communism it still rings true for our times clearly explaining the reasons why so many people have embraced anger intolerance and a foolish wish to return to an America that never was People need to read Eric Hoffer now than everThose who see themselves as stuck in a life with no prospects losers at the game of economic and social success want to know what happened and who is going


  5. Alexis Alexis says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements KindleThis book for me is like when you've just met someone and you're talking to them and you find that you have so much in common and you like them so much that you stutter in trying to say ten different things at once because you're so excited and then


  6. Mikey B. Mikey B. says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements KindleI read this to get a better understanding of mass indoctrination whether it be religion Nazism Stalinism and recent developments in our populist era namely Trump The author lists what he feels are the commonalities to all of these whether it be Nazism ISIS or the “moonies” or even a small religious movement like the Branch Davidians of David KoreshThe author uses the word “mass movement” whereas I would use the word “cult”; perhaps the word “cult” was not in vogue when this was written in 1950There were parts of his dissertation that I felt were off base or irrelevant as


  7. Ross Blocher Ross Blocher says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements Kindle The True Believer seeks to explain the causes of mass movements and how political upheavals emerge predictably from psychological and sociological predispositions It is broad confident and hugely insightful Eric Hoffer wrote The True Believer in 1951 with World War II fresh in memory and other threats emerging around the world and yet his insights feel current and often frighteningly prescient one cannot help but interpret his observations in the light of Trump's presidency parallels others h


  8. Murtaza Murtaza says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements KindleIn trying to understand why this book has been so popular for so long I can only conclude that its because it is infinitely useful for political purposes This is basically a book of musings about what drives the average follower of a mass ideological movement as well as the life cycles and nature of such movements Rather than any empirical argument there is a lot of psychoanalysis and pithy philosophical uotes A book of musings is fine but Hoffer is unable to make anything even close to an authoritative statement about anything He just make


  9. Ian Ian says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements KindleI haven't yet read the other reviews of this as I didn't want my own to be influenced but I would imagine other


  10. Grady Ormsby Grady Ormsby says:

    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass true free, believer kindle, thoughts book, nature free, mass ebok, movements free, The True free, Believer Thoughts kindle, Believer Thoughts on the free, True Believer Thoughts ebok, True Believer Thoughts on the kindle, The True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements KindleThe True Believer Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements by Eric Hoffer is a political philosophy classic from 1951 It has lost absolutely nothing to age In Walden Henry David Thoreau wrote “The mass of men lead lives of uiet desperation This could easily be seen as Hoffer's starting point The true believer begins as a frustrated man driven by guilt failure andor self disgust to bury his own identity in a cause oriented to some future goal It scarcely seems to matter whether the cause is a religion a nationalistic movement or a political credo What matters most is faith because faith gives the frustrated man an anchor and armor against fact The cause must also emphasize hope because hope allows the desparate man to escape from the intolerable present Hoffer's hero is the autonomous man not lonely or isolated but one who is at peace with himself and engaged in the present I found this to be an especially interesting read at the end of a contentious political campaign w


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