1. Research Library

        Regulating Aversion: Tolerance in the Age of Identity and Empire

        Wendy Brown

        Princeton Princeton University Press 2008

        ISBN 978-0691136219

      1. Through an unapologetic critique of the canonization of ‘tolerance’ as a central liberal democratic value, Brown reveals the ways in which it has been mobilized to justify racist policies, military intervention, and other mechanisms of policing and control, particularly in the post-9/11 world in which ‘multiculturalism’ is simultaneously insisted upon and fundamentally contested in the countries of the West.