Princeton University Press (1986)

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Harry G. Frankfurt
Princeton University
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Presents a theory of bullshit, how it differs from lying, how those who engage in it change the rules of conversation, and how indulgence in bullshit can alter a person's ability to tell the truth.
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ISBN(s) 0691122946   9781400826537   8185523738   9780691122946
DOI 10.1515/9781400826537
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