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Author Hunter, A
Title Pragmatic Liberalism : Constructing a Civil Society
Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2007
©2007
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Descript 1 online resource (204 pages)
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Prologue -- 1 Malaise -- 2 Rights -- 3 Why Help? -- 4 The Conservative View: Markets, Inequality, and Social Efficiency -- 5 Class Conflict and the Radical View of the Common Good -- 6 The Constructive Chaos of Pluralism -- 7 Institutions, Social Policy, and the Death of the Old Social Science -- 8 Moral Policy -- 9 Implementing Pragmatic Liberalism: Leadership, Citizenship, and Community -- Works Cited -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
This book analyzes the problems of U.S. politics and public policy and proposes a solution rooted in a deep American consensus that often goes unrecognized. The authors critique three dominant ideological perspectives - conservative, radical, and liberal - and propose a fourth eclectic 'outcomes' perspective rooted in American pragmatism
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hunter, A. Pragmatic Liberalism : Constructing a Civil Society New York : Palgrave Macmillan US,c2007 9781403975492
Subject Social ethics -- United States.;Civil society -- United States.;Liberalism -- Moral and ethical aspects.;Civics
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Alt Author Milofsky, C
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