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The liberal tradition in American thought; an anthology.

Author: Walter E Volkomer
Publisher: New York, Capricorn Books [1970]
Series: CAP Giant 323
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This anthology traces, age by age and issue by issue, the liberal position in American politics. It clearly shows that one of the most striking facets of contemporary liberalism is the relatively recent origin of its main beliefs. This book highlights the liberals' constant championing of individualism and illustrates how changes in politics and government have led to confusion about the real nature of liberalism in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Volkomer, Walter E.
Liberal tradition in American thought.
New York, Capricorn Books [1970]
(OCoLC)551332586
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter E Volkomer
OCLC Number: 485544
Description: x, 352 pages 22 cm.
Contents: From the colonies to the revolution --
Anti-Federalism and Jeffersonian democracy --
Jacksonian democracy --
Freedom and the union --
The protest against social Darwinism --
The law as an instrument of social change --
The positive state : progressivism and the New Deal --
Liberalism since World War II.
Series Title: CAP Giant 323
Responsibility: Selected and edited by Walter E. Volkomer.

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This anthology traces, age by age and issue by issue, the liberal position in American politics. It clearly shows that one of the most striking facets of contemporary liberalism is the relatively recent origin of its main beliefs. This book highlights the liberals' constant championing of individualism and illustrates how changes in politics and government have led to confusion about the real nature of liberalism in American politics.

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