Liberalism / Edition 2

Liberalism / Edition 2

by John Gray (2), University of Minnesota Press
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0816628017

ISBN-13: 9780816628018

Pub. Date: 09/28/1995

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press

Since the publication in 1986 of the first edition of Liberalism, both the world and the author's views have changed significantly. In this new edition, John Gray argues that whereas liberalism was the political theory of modernity, it is ill equipped to cope with the dilemmas of the postmodern condition.

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Since the publication in 1986 of the first edition of Liberalism, both the world and the author's views have changed significantly. In this new edition, John Gray argues that whereas liberalism was the political theory of modernity, it is ill equipped to cope with the dilemmas of the postmodern condition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816628018
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
09/28/1995
Series:
Concepts Social Thought Series
Edition description:
2nd Edition
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
864,032
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Part 1 Historical: the pre-modern anticipations of liberalism
liberalism in the early modern period
liberalism and the Enlightenment
the liberal era
the revival of classical liberalism. Part 2 Philosophical: the search for foundations
the idea of freedom
individual liberty, private property and the market economy
the liberal state
the attack on liberalism
conclusion—post-liberalism.

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