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Title Keeping the tablets : modern American conservative thought / edited by William F. Buckley, Jr. and Charles R. Kesler.

Publication Info. New York : Perennial Library, [1988]

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 Moore Stacks  E743 .K39 1988    Available  ---
Description vi, 469 pages ; 25 cm
Note "Revision of a book originally published in 1970 under the title American conservative thought in the twentieth century; it was published in a trade edition as Did you ever see a dream walking?"--Verso t.p.
Revision of: Did you ever see a dream walking?
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 445-459.
Note Includes index.
Contents Idea of conservatism / Russell Kirk -- Burke and radical freedom / Jeffrey Hart -- Southern tradition at bay / Richard M. Weaver -- Equality and the American political tradition / Willmoore Kendall -- Equality as a conservative principle / Harry V. Jaffa -- Anarchist's progress / Albert Jay Nock -- Capitalism and freedom / Milton Friedman -- New conservatism and the state / Frank S. Meyer -- On the nature of civil and religious liberty / Harry V. Jaffa -- Freedom, reason, and tradition / Friedrich A. Hayek -- Gnosticism-- the nature of modernity / Eric Voegelin -- New political science / Leo Strauss -- Breakdown of the Keynesian model / Paul Craig Roberts -- A conservative welfare state / George F. Will -- Constraints on helping / Charles Murray -- In defense of the American party system / Edward C. Banfield -- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., and the question of judicial activism -- Civil rights vision : from equal opportunity to "affirmative action" / Thomas Sowell -- Abortion culture / Joseph Sobran -- Communist mind / Gerhart Niemeyer -- Communism : the struggle for the world / James Burnham -- Vietnam and the crisis of containment / Norman Podhoretz -- Dictatorships and double standards / Jeane Kirkpatrick -- Direct glance / Whittaker Chambers -- Isaiah's job / Albert Jay Nock.
Subject Conservatism -- United States.
United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Politics and government.
Chronological Term 20th century
Added Author Buckley, William F., Jr., 1925-2008.
Kesler, Charles R.
Added Title Did you ever see a dream walking?
ISBN 0060551283 : $29.95
0060962852 paperback $15.95