Wandering electrons… but not too far treats certain subjects as a series in multiple blog posts. This page has been added so that you can more easily follow these series in standard chronological order, instead of the reverse chronological order used in all blogs.
Blogging American Unreason
A synoptic and critical study of “The Age of American Unreason” by Susan Jacoby (work in progress).
- Prelude and Jacoby’s Introduction
- Chapter 1: “The way we live now: just us folks”
- Chapter 2: “The way we lived then: intellect and ignorance in a young nation”
- Chapter 3: “Social pseudoscience in the morning of America’s culture wars”