'Where Have all the Intellectuals Gone?', described by former Oxford don Terry Eagleton as a 'virtually important book', is a short and sharp critique of the way in which intellectual life has been degraded....Furedi's book has been welcomed by serious thinkers on both sides of the political divide, such as Eagleton on the left and philosopher Roger Scruton on the right." Spiked Culture, Down with 21st Century Philistinism, Brendan O'Neill
'Furedi is excellent on the dumbing-down of a culture which as more education than ever but less value for ideas and critical discrimination.' Tribune Books, Unite against the Philistines, Nov 2004
Article on Furedi's Book Tribune Books, Feb 2005.
Article on the 'dumbing down' of history. Title mention. Sunday Times, Sept 2004
Article discussing debate occuring at Warwick University Arts Centre. Title mention. The Guardian, 10 May 2005--Sanford Lakoff "The Guardian "