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The conservative tradition

R. J. White

The conservative tradition

by R. J. White

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Published by NewYork University Press in New York .
Written in English


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Originally published Kaye, 1950.

Statementedited by R.J.WHite.
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The Conservative Tradition in America. by Allen Guttmann. Oxford University Press. pp. $ A literary study of the conservative tradition in America sounds like a useful undertaking. We have had books on the liberal imagination and the liberal tradition; why not, in a spirit of fairness to both sides, have a look at the other tradition? The conservative perspective upon tradition is closely linked to paternalism i.e. those who have traditionally exercised rule know what is in the best interests of the people. During the nineteenth century and for most of the twentieth, the Conservative Party was .

  That says a lot about the conservative tradition. Your book talks about the very different ways in which Edmund Burke, the great conservative, and Adam Smith, the great economist, thought.   In his recent book, The Conservatives: Anti-intellectualism has always dogged conservative tradition (you betcha!), and figures like David Horowitz, who stoke the Author: Mark Lilla.


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Russello. Traditionalist conservatism, also referred to as classical conservatism, traditional conservatism or traditionalism, is a political and social philosophy emphasizing the need for the principles of a transcendent moral order, manifested through certain natural laws to which society ought to conform in a prudent manner.

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