The Power of Independent Thinking

←  PUBLICATIONS



Stay Connected
Get the latest updates straight to your inbox.









Volume 8  Number 1  •  Summer 2003
Other Issues:  

Truth and Consequences: Some Economics of False Consciousness
By Donald J. Boudreaux, Eric Crampton
This article appeared in the Summer 2003 issue of The Independent Review

“False consciousness” is a term favored by the left as a label for people’s systematic failure to understand adequately and respond to social reality. Contrary to the left, the theory of false consciousness explains very little about individuals’ everyday decision-making, but it does shed light on the opinions of voters at the ballot box and academics as social critics.

 PDFRead the Full Article (PDF, 90 pages)









  • MyGovCost.org
  • FDAReview.org
  • OnPower.org
  • elindependent.org