Bibliography

While The Dark Knight and the Puppet Master references a range of different sources, both to substantiate arguments and to provide examples of the myths in action, there are a number of texts which had a larger influence on the ideas in the book. These are listed below.

 

 

Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee, John Bew, 2016

 

Corbynism: A Critical Approach, Matt Bolton and Frederick Harry Pitts, 2018

 

The Future of Socialism, Anthony Crosland, 1956

 

The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion, Jonathan Haidt, 2012

 

Rawls’s ‘A Theory of Justice’: A Reader’s Guide, Frank Lovett, 2010

 

The Road to Wigan Pier, George Orwell, 1937

 

The Lion and the Unicorn, George Orwell, 1941

 

Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Thomas Piketty, 2013

 

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined, Stephen Pinker, 2011

 

A Theory of Justice, John Rawls, 1971

 

‘Justice as fairness: Political not metaphysical’, John Rawls, 1985

 

‘The Reith Lectures’, Bertrand Russell, 1948

Identity and Violence, Amartya Sen, 2006