People classified with "Social Critic"

Total Cataloged: 7

Douglas Murray
Douglas Murray
Douglas Murray is a best-selling author and award-winning journalist based in London. He is the author of four books, including most recently 'The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam.' His work has taken him all over the world, including...

Occupation(s): Political Theorist, Political Commentator, Social Critic
Specialty(ies): Social Commentary
Contributions catalogued: 6
James Flynn
James Flynn
James R. Flynn is Professor Emeritus at the University of Otago (New Zealand), recipient of the University's Gold Medal for Distinguished Career Research. As a psychologist, he is best known for the Flynn Effect, the discovery of massive IQ gains...

Occupation(s): Historian, Social Critic, Psychologist
Specialty(ies): Social Demographics
Contributions catalogued: 6
Michel Houellebecq
Michel Houellebecq
Michel Houellebecq (b. 1956 in Saint-Pierre, Réunion) is a French author and filmmaker. After his first book on Lovecraft, entitled H. P. Lovecraft : Contre le monde, contre la vie / "H. P. Lovecraft: Against the World, Against Life" (Éditions...

Occupation(s): Novelist, Social Critic, Satirist
Contributions catalogued: 9
Steven Pinker
Steven Pinker
Steven Pinker is one of the world's leading authorities on language and the mind. His popular and highly praised books include The Stuff of Thought, The Blank Slate, Words and Rules, How the Mind Works, and The Language Instinct. The...

Occupation(s): Psychologist, Social Critic, Linguist
Contributions catalogued: 14
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau was an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, and historian. A leading transcendentalist, Thoreau is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay...

Occupation(s): Social Critic, Philosopher, Naturalist
Specialty(ies): Philosophy
Contributions catalogued: 3