The rise and fall of modern American conservatism

a short history
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Princeton University Press , Princeton, N.J
Conservatism -- United States -- Hi
StatementDavid Farber.
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LC ClassificationsJC573.2.U6 F34 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL23962785M
ISBN 139780691129150
LC Control Number2009050142
OCLC/WorldCa466341404

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Conservatism in the United States is a political and social philosophy characterized by respect for American traditions, republicanism, support for Christian values, moral universalism, pro-business, anti-labor union, anti-communism, individualism, advocacy of American exceptionalism, and a defense of Western culture from the perceived threats posed by socialism, authoritarianism, and moral.

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