Tolerance currently occupies a very high place in Western
societies: it is considered gauche, even boorish, to question it.
In The Intolerance of Tolerance, however, questioning
tolerance -- or, at least, contemporary understandings of
tolerance -- is exactly what D. A . Carson does.
Carson traces the subtle but enormous shift in the way we have
come to understand tolerance over recent years -- from defending
the rights of those who... more...