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The Resource Individualism and the social order : the social element in liberal thought, Charles R. McCann, Jr

Individualism and the social order : the social element in liberal thought, Charles R. McCann, Jr

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Individualism and the social order : the social element in liberal thought
Title
Individualism and the social order
Title remainder
the social element in liberal thought
Statement of responsibility
Charles R. McCann, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Liberalism is typically misconceived as a philosophy of individualism, which cannot accept that man exists in society and that man's values are shaped by that society.This book attempts to identify the role of community and society in the political and social thought of leading liberal social philosophers of the 19th and 20th centuries including John Stuart Mill, Herbert Spencer and Friedrich A. von Hayek. While differing as to the nature of man and society, each thinker examined holds the basic premise that man is not an isolated creature whose life is 'nasty, brutish and short' but r
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
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McCann, Charles R.
Dewey number
320.51
Index
index present
LC call number
HB95
LC item number
.M383 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge frontiers of political economy
Series volume
55
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  • Mill, John Stuart
  • Spencer, Herbert
  • Hayek, Friedrich A. von
  • Liberalism
  • Individualism
  • Free enterprise
  • Social values
  • Communities
  • Hayek, Friedrich A. von
  • Mill, John Stuart
  • Spencer, Herbert
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Communities
  • Free enterprise
  • Individualism
  • Liberalism
  • Social values
Label
Individualism and the social order : the social element in liberal thought, Charles R. McCann, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Forms of community; Mill and libertarian liberalism; Stephen and conservative liberalism; Spencer and the evolution of moral society; Sumner: tradition and custom in the social order; Mises and the triumph of libertarian ideas; Hayek and the form of the liberal community; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
54494279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134340590
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786610019953
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1995
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54494279
Label
Individualism and the social order : the social element in liberal thought, Charles R. McCann, Jr
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Forms of community; Mill and libertarian liberalism; Stephen and conservative liberalism; Spencer and the evolution of moral society; Sumner: tradition and custom in the social order; Mises and the triumph of libertarian ideas; Hayek and the form of the liberal community; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
54494279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134340590
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786610019953
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1995
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54494279

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