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Conservatism

Michael Foley

in American Credo: The Place of Ideas in US Politics

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199232673
eISBN:
9780191716362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232673.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines conservatism in American society. It argues that conservatives have become the most conspicuous feature of American politics in terms of intellectual engagement and ideological ... More


The Intellectual Sources of Diplomacy's Religion Deficit

Thomas F. Farr

in World of Faith and Freedom: Why International Religious Liberty Is Vital to American National Security

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195179958
eISBN:
9780199869749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179958.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explores how the premises of the secularization theory have affected the diplomatic climate of opinion. After some cautions about the limits of intellectual history, it surveys the ... More


Beyond Strauss, Lies and the War in Iraq: A Critique of Neoconservatism

Patricia Owens

in Between War and Politics: International Relations and the Thought of Hannah Arendt

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199299362
eISBN:
9780191715051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299362.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Arendt articulated the dangers of moralism in the political realm that avoids realist cynicism. She is better placed to challenge the neoconservative vision of international affairs, ideological ... More


The Irony of American Liberal Internationalism

Tony Smith

in America's Mission: The United States and the Worldwide Struggle for Democracy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154923
eISBN:
9781400842025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154923.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This epilogue discusses the irony of American liberal democratic internationalism that became apparent by late 2011: it has been instrumental in establishing the United States' preeminence in ... More


The McBama National Security Consensus and Republican Foreign Policy after the 2008 Election

J. Lynch Timothy

in Crisis of Conservatism?: The Republican Party, the Conservative Movement, and American Politics After Bush

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199764013
eISBN:
9780199897186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764013.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter argues that an essential consensus obtains within mainstream American politics on the imperatives of national security strategy—the McBama consensus—that both candidates in 2008 ... More


Conclusion: The Impasse of Progressive Liberalism

Carol A. Horton

in Race and the Making of American Liberalism

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195143485
eISBN:
9780199850402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195143485.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The election of President Ronald Reagan in 1980 established a new form of right-of-center liberalism as a powerful force in the nation's political life. Although the fortunes of the conservative ... More


The Conservative Movement

Carol A. Horton

in Race and the Making of American Liberalism

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195143485
eISBN:
9780199850402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195143485.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter analyzes the development of the contemporary conservative movement from the late 1960s through the 1980s. In the 1970s, neoconservatism played a particularly important role in fashioning ... More


Bourgeois Liberty and the Politics of Fear: From Absolutism to Neo-Conservatism

Marc Mulholland

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199653577
eISBN:
9780191744594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653577.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History, History of Ideas

In 1842, the German poet, Henrich Heine, wrote that the bourgeoisie, ‘obsessed by a nightmare apprehension of disaster’ and ‘an instinctive dread of communism’, were driven against their better ... More


Rhetorics of Insecurity: Belonging and Violence in the Neoliberal Era

Zeynep Gambetti and Marcial Godoy-Anativia (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814708439
eISBN:
9780814725481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814708439.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This book brings together a select group of scholars to investigate the societal ramifications of the present-day concern with security in diverse contexts and geographies. The book claims that ... More


The Factocracy Diversifies

Lawrence Davidson

in Foreign Policy, Inc.: Privatizing America's National Interest

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125244
eISBN:
9780813135021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125244.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines several ethnic and ideological lobby groups and how they work to influence the country's foreign policy. These groups include the American Friends of Vietnam, which stood for ... More


New York Intellectuals: The Rise and Decline of the Anti-Stalinist Left From the 1930s to the 1980s

Alan M. Wald

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469635941
eISBN:
9781469635965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635941.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

For a generation, this book has stood as the authoritative account of an often misunderstood chapter in the history of a celebrated tradition among literary radicals in the United States that began ... More


3. Accidents and Obligations: Minority Neoconservatives and U.S. Racial Discourse

Crystal Parikh

in An Ethics of Betrayal: The Politics of Otherness in Emergent U.S. Literatures and Culture

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823230426
eISBN:
9780823235070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823230426.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines the assimilatory betrayals embodied by the Asian American model minority and by the pocho (the assimilated Mexican American). It turns to Eric Liu's The Accidental Asian and ... More


Reinventing the liberal agenda

Rachel S. Turner

in Neo-Liberal Ideology: History, Concepts and Policies

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632688
eISBN:
9780748652792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632688.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter deals with the impact of neo-liberal ideas on national policy agendas in Germany, Britain, and the United States in the second half of the twentieth century. It looks at the attempts to ... More


Catholicism and American Culture: The Uneasy Dialogue The Uneasy Dialogue December 6–7, 1988

Avery Cardinal Dulles

in Church and Society: The Laurence J. McGinley Lectures, 1988-2007

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823228621
eISBN:
9780823236619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823228621.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the encounter between faith and American culture, looking into different layers of culture and strategies for encounter. The analysis begins with a brief ... More


Introduction: Continuity and Crisis

David Holloway

in 9/11 and the War on Terror

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748633807
eISBN:
9780748670772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633807.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The chapter challenges the claim that 9/11 represented a break or moment of rupture in American history, and discusses the uses to which this claim was put by neoconservatives and the Bush White ... More


Politics: ‘Crisis’ in the Republic. The Unitary Executive, the Bush Doctrine and Adversarial Review

David Holloway

in 9/11 and the War on Terror

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748633807
eISBN:
9780748670772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633807.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter 2, on political contexts, includes detailed discussion of The 9/11 Commission Report, and the Bush administration's neoconservative National Security Strategy (2002) and its relationship with ... More


Fighting for the local: Americans for Prosperity and the struggle for school boards

Eleni Schirmer and Michael W. Apple

in Corporate Elites and the Reform of Public Education

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447326809
eISBN:
9781447326816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326809.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Corporate-backed philanthropic groups have become increasingly involved in political processes in the past ten years. The Koch Brothers’ and their political advocacy groups, have become particularly ... More


The Catholic Labyrinth: Power, Apathy, and a Passion for Reform in the American Church

Peter McDonough

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199751181
eISBN:
9780199345076
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751181.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In the wake of revelations about sexual abuse that scandalized the Catholic church, several groups came to prominence in the United States, some as advocates of reform, others as defenders of ... More


Unending Misperception

Paul R. Pillar

in Why America Misunderstands the World: National Experience and Roots of Misperception

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231165907
eISBN:
9780231540353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165907.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The mechanisms, and thus the prospects, for Americans overcoming their perceptual limitations are weak.


Fighting Over the Conservative Banner

Carl T. Bogus

in American Conservatism: NOMOS LVI

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479812370
eISBN:
9781479852697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479812370.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter begins by discussing modern American conservatism. Modern American conservatism is a coalition of three main schools of thought: libertarianism, neoconservatism, and religious or social ... More


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