The Dilemmas of American Conservatism

The Dilemmas of American Conservatism


within the moment 1/2 the 20th century, American conservatism emerged from the shadow of recent Deal liberalism and built right into a circulation exerting huge effect at the formula and execution of public coverage within the usa. in the course of that interval, the political philosophers who supplied the highbrow foundations for the yank conservative flow have been John H. Hallowell, Eric Voegelin, Leo Strauss, Richard Weaver, Russell Kirk, Robert Nisbet, John Courtney Murray, Friedrich Hayek, and Willmoore Kendall.

By providing a entire research in their strategies and ideology, The Dilemmas of yankee Conservatism either illuminates the yank conservative mind's eye and divulges its so much critical contradictions. The contributing authors query even if a center set of conservative rules will be made up our minds according to the often diverging views of those key philosophers.

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