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Utopian Hope and Apocalyptic Religion

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Editor's note: Unfortunately the fist few minutes of this event are missing from the audio podcast, our podcast begins during the introduction by Professor Lord Meghnad Desai.

Speaker(s): Professor John Gray
Chair: Professor Lord Meghnad Desai

Recorded on 18 October 2007 in New Theatre, East Building.

Where does the utopian impulse in politics originate, and does it have a future? John Gray argues that though they often claimed to be rooted in a scientific analysis of history and society the revolutionary political movements of the past.

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