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The Resource America the virtuous : the crisis of democracy and the quest for empire, Claes G. Ryn

America the virtuous : the crisis of democracy and the quest for empire, Claes G. Ryn

Label
America the virtuous : the crisis of democracy and the quest for empire
Title
America the virtuous
Title remainder
the crisis of democracy and the quest for empire
Statement of responsibility
Claes G. Ryn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ryn, Claes G.
Dewey number
325/.32/0973090511
Index
index present
LC call number
E895
LC item number
.R96 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democracy
  • Imperialism
  • Intervention (International law)
  • Capitalism
  • Ideology
  • United States
  • United States
Label
America the virtuous : the crisis of democracy and the quest for empire, Claes G. Ryn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : War without end -- The crisis of Western civilization and the rise of Jacobinism -- The new Jacobinism -- Creative traditionalism or radicalism? -- Democracy : plebiscitary or constitutional? -- Contrasting forms of morality and society -- Aristocratic and anti-aristocratic democracy -- The father of democratism -- Love of one's own and love of the common -- Moral universality : a philosophical interlude -- Pluralistic political morality -- Democracy in peril --- The new Jacobins and American democracy -- Democracy for the world -- Jacobin capitalism -- Equality -- A center that cannot hold -- Responsible nationhood -- Needed : a new moral realism
Control code
52639196
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 221 pages
Isbn
9780765802194
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003055565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
America the virtuous : the crisis of democracy and the quest for empire, Claes G. Ryn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : War without end -- The crisis of Western civilization and the rise of Jacobinism -- The new Jacobinism -- Creative traditionalism or radicalism? -- Democracy : plebiscitary or constitutional? -- Contrasting forms of morality and society -- Aristocratic and anti-aristocratic democracy -- The father of democratism -- Love of one's own and love of the common -- Moral universality : a philosophical interlude -- Pluralistic political morality -- Democracy in peril --- The new Jacobins and American democracy -- Democracy for the world -- Jacobin capitalism -- Equality -- A center that cannot hold -- Responsible nationhood -- Needed : a new moral realism
Control code
52639196
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 221 pages
Isbn
9780765802194
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003055565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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