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~Free Epub ♊ Counter-Narrative: How Progressive Academics Can Challenge Extremists and Promote Social Justice ⚇ Goodall portrays a world caught up in the middle of a narrative arms race, where the message of the political right has outflanked the message of the political left It is a world where narratives used by the far right inch ever closer to those employed by right wing extremists in the Muslim world Rather than dismiss the use of political narratives as a shallow tactic of the opposition, Goodall promotes their usefulness and outlines a number of ways that liberal academics can retake the public discourse from the extremist opposition This is an essential text for the aspiring public intellectual and will appeal to students and scholars of qualitative methods, communications and media, and political science alike 306.20973 G6468 2010 Having loved other writings by this author, I was a bit disappointed with the name calling in this one It contradicted a call forcivil dialogue That said, he highlights a critical need for academicians to deliver good thinking skills to the future electorate with examples from contemporary civic life But an important part of that development is encouraging understanding in the case of difference rather than encouraging a demonized other or enemy I was hoping for a move to use narra Having loved other writings by this author, I was a bit disappointed with the name calling in this one It contradicted a call forcivil dialogue That said, he highlights a critical need for academicians to deliver good thinking skills to the future electorate with examples from contemporary civic life But an important part of that development is encouraging understanding in the case of difference rather than encouraging a demonized other or enemy I was hoping for a move to use narrative to promotecivil vs polarized public discourse harder on issues and easier on people, vs dismissing them as dumb asses It didn t quite get there