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Conservatism in America

by Clinton Lawrence Rossiter

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Conservatism -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [309]-327]

      Statementby Clinton Rossiter.
      SeriesA Borzoi book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK31 .R58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination326, [2], xii p. ;
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6174587M
      LC Control Number55005614
      OCLC/WorldCa5271264

      Conservatism, political doctrine that emphasizes the value of traditional institutions and practices.. Conservatism is a preference for the historically inherited rather than the abstract and ideal. This preference has traditionally rested on an organic conception of society—that is, on the belief that society is not merely a loose collection of individuals but a living organism comprising. May 04,  · By contrast, taking the full measure of conservatism’s scope in American politics may entail accepting it as an expression of certain constant beliefs and ideas in the country’s history.

      What Was Conservatism? a Harvard Ph.D. named George H. Nash came out with The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since The book may . The term "conservative," when employed today in reference to politicians and beliefs, can denote groups as diverse and incompatible as the religious right, libertarians, and opponents of large, centralized government. Yet the original conservative philosophy, first developed in the eighteenth century by Edmund Burke, was most concerned with managing change. This kind of genuine conservatism.

      Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. CONSERVATISM IN AMERICA. By Clinton Rossiter. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Pp. xii, $ With this book we may have reached the crest of a wave in present-day political sentiment. The mountainous swell of conservatism, which makes the startling difference between American politics now .


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Product Details. Category: books SKU: BJS Title: Conservatism in America Author: Rossiter, Clinton Lawrence, Book binding: N/A Publisher: Heinemann Year of publication: N/A Condition: GOOD Description. This book has been inspected carefully by hand by trained book valuers to ensure the condition description is as accurate as possible for this exact copy Seller Rating: % positive.Max Boot mixes lively memoir with sharp analysis to make an important argument about the state of conservatism in America today.

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