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Purpose, functions, and relations of the state

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  • Conservatism:Intro Sociol V11by Karl Mannheim

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Body Politicby Catherine A. Holland

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    This work advances an original thesis that challenges the dominant schools of thought concerning the liberal tradition in the US. more...

  • America's Rightby Robert B. Horwitz

    Wiley 2013; US$ 14.95 US$ 12.99

    Conservatism has been the most important political doctrine in the United States for nearly four decades. It has dominated the intellectual debate and largely set the policy agenda, even during years of Democratic electoral control. But 21st century conservatism has moved far beyond even the Reagan Revolution of small government, lower taxes and... more...

  • Libertyby Chana B. Cox

    Lexington Books 2006; US$ 41.99

    Liberty: God's Gift to Humanity is a defense of liberalism, the political philosophy which holds that governments should be established for the protection of individual liberty. By means of revisiting the thinking of the men who created liberal theory over the past three centuries, author Chana Cox has demonstrated that historically the bond between... more...

  • On Ordered Libertyby Samuel Gregg

    Lexington Books 2003; US$ 37.99

    On Ordered Liberty goes beyond the liberal and conservative divide, asking its readers to think about the proper ends of human choice and actions in a free society. Beginning with the insights of Alexis de Tocqueville and some natural law sources, author Samuel Gregg suggests that integral law must be distinguished from most contemporary visions of... more...

  • Modern Liberty and Its Discontentsby Pierre Manent; Daniel J. Mahoney; Paul Seaton

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2000; US$ 39.00

    In this book, distinguished French philosopher Pierre Manent addresses a wide range of subjects, including the Machiavellian origins of modernity, Tocqueville's analysis of democracy, the political role of Christianity, the nature of totalitarianism, and the future of the nation-state. As a whole, the book constitutes a meditation on the nature of... more...

  • 538 Ways to Live, Work, and Play Like a Liberalby Justin Krebs

    Skyhorse Publishing 2010; US$ 12.95

    There are hundreds of ways to lead a more environmentally friendly, socially conscious, and liberally minded life—ways that can even be enjoyable. What readers will find in this friendly inclusive book are simple steps, lifestyle adjustments, and ideas that entertain: Watching MSNBC instead of Fox News Powering a laptop with a solar–power–generating... more...

  • Democracy in a Global Worldby Deen K. Chatterjee

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 35.00

    The chapters in this volume deal with timely issues regarding democracy in theory and in practice in today's globalized world. Authored by leading political philosophers of our time, they appear here for the first time. The essays challenge and defend assumptions about the role of democracy as a viable political and legal institution in response to... more...

  • Great Transformationsby Mark Blyth

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 28.00

    An analysis of political power of economic ideas used by domestic groups to effect change. more...

  • Human Rightsby Judith Blau; Alberto Moncada

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2005; US$ 30.00

    This book analyzes the complex relationship between human rights and liberalism as two different worldviews, and how American liberalism impedes the recognition of human rights. In order to achieve democratic, equitable, and sustainable societies, people need to be accorded fundamental human rights and to grant these rights to others. more...