Freedom and Virtue: The Conservative/Libertarian Debate / Edition 1

Freedom and Virtue: The Conservative/Libertarian Debate / Edition 1

by George W. Carey
     
 

ISBN-10: 188292696X

ISBN-13: 9781882926961

Pub. Date: 04/01/2003

Publisher: ISI Books

The long-running debates between between conservatives and libertarians are vigorous and highly charged, dealing with ideas about the very nature of liberty and morality. Like no other single work, Freedom and Virtue explores what unites and divides the adherents of these two important American traditions—shedding much light on our current political

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The long-running debates between between conservatives and libertarians are vigorous and highly charged, dealing with ideas about the very nature of liberty and morality. Like no other single work, Freedom and Virtue explores what unites and divides the adherents of these two important American traditions—shedding much light on our current political landscape.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882926961
Publisher:
ISI Books
Publication date:
04/01/2003
Edition description:
1
Pages:
223
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Do-It-Yourself Conservatism? M. Morton Auerbach vs. Evans, Meyer, and Kirk1
The Twisted Tree of Liberty13
Freedom or Virtue?20
Uneasy Cousins38
The Need for Public Authority55
Conservatism and Libertarianism68
Conservatism and Libertarianism: Vital Complements79
Toward a New Intellectual History90
Libertarianism: The Principle of Liberty102
Frank S. Meyer: The Fusionist as Libertarian Manque135
Differences of Theory and Strategy163
A Dispassionate Assessment of Libertarians172
Libertarianism as the Philosophy of Moral Freedom187
Libertarianism as the Philosophy of Moral Freedom: A Response204
Freedom and Virtue: Allies or Antagonists?211
Love versus Freedom221
Notes on Contributors229

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