Loneliness as a Way of Life

Loneliness as a Way of Life, a new book by political science professor Tom Dumm, was reviewed by Salon.com, The Los Angeles Times and The Philadelphia Inquirer, among others.

Amherst College Professor Thomas Dumm Publishes Inquiry into the Nature of Loneliness

October 1, 2008               
Contact: Emanuel Costache ’09
Media Relations Intern

AMHERST, Mass.—Thomas Dumm, professor of political science at Amherst College, has just published Loneliness as a Way of Life ($24, Harvard University Press, 2008), an inquiry into what he calls “modern loneliness,” “loneliness that has permeated the modern world.”