DOMENICO LOSURDO is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Urbino, Italy. He is the author of many books in Italian, German, French and Spanish. In English, he has published Hegel and the Freedom of Moderns and Heidegger and the Ideology of War.
"Stimulatingly uncovers the contradictions of an ideology that is much too self- righteously invoked." Pankaj Mishra, Guardian "A brilliant exercise in unmasking liberal pretensions, surveying over three centuries with magisterial command of the sources." Financial Times