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The Death of Expertise

The Campaign against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters

Tom Nichols

Technology and increasing levels of education have exposed people to more information than ever before. These societal gains, however, have also helped fuel a surge in narcissistic and misguided intellectual egalitarianism that has crippled informed debates on any number of issues. Today, everyone knows everything: with only a quick trip through We...
Publish Date
2018
October 1
First Published in 2016
Goodreads rating
3.84
ISBN
9780190865979
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Mar 15, 2017
good book-of-the-summer morning an early candidate.... just outstanding @RadioFreeTom @ianbremmer      source
Sep 05, 2020
@RadioFreeTom Not a fan of Emotional Rescue but Miss You is crucial Stones. Also, I love The Death of Expertise - the book not the phenomenon.      source