American Conservatism: An Encyclopedia / Edition 1

American Conservatism: An Encyclopedia / Edition 1

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by Bruce Frohnen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1932236449

ISBN-13: 9781932236446

Pub. Date: 02/07/2006

Publisher: ISI Books

"With contributions from more than two hundred leading scholars, American Conservatism: An Encyclopedia offers information and insight on the major persons, schools, concepts, organizations, events, and publications that have contributed to the development of the conservative intellectual movement in America since World War II." Its 626 entries cover social issues…  See more details below

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"With contributions from more than two hundred leading scholars, American Conservatism: An Encyclopedia offers information and insight on the major persons, schools, concepts, organizations, events, and publications that have contributed to the development of the conservative intellectual movement in America since World War II." Its 626 entries cover social issues from abortion to welfare, thinkers from Lord Acton to Donald Atwell Zoll, politicians from John Adams to John Witherspoon, magazines from the American Mercury to the Weekly Standard, books from The Conscience of a Conservative to Witness, historical events from the American Revolution to the Vietnam War, political philosophies from agrarianism to totalitarianism, concepts from academic freedom to tradition, organizations from the America First Committee to the Young Americans for Freedom - and much else.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781932236446
Publisher:
ISI Books
Publication date:
02/07/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1000
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments,
Editors' Introduction,
Alphabetical Listing of Entries,
The Entries,
About the Contributors,
Index,

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