A Dictionary of Deception: The Tools That You Need to Overcome the Semantactical Games Played by Exploitative Elites
Miller, Peter G.
This dictionary takes a satiric look at the ways elites use language to frame and over time, distort our sense of public reality. They use the rhetoric of democracy to thwart the majority will. An introduction sets the historical context since World War II.<p>
What’s harder to state are the precise means by which elites consis-tently obtain the public policy outcomes they prefer. We the electorate find ourselves complicit in public policy decisions whose deeper intent, had we been able to disc