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

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

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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
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCann, Charles R.
Index
index present
LC call number
HB95
LC item number
.M383 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge frontiers of political economy
Series volume
55
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberalism
  • Individualism
  • Free enterprise
  • Social values
  • Communities
  • Mill, John Stuart
  • Spencer, Herbert
  • Hayek, Friedrich A. von
Label
Individualism and the social order : the social element in liberal thought, Charles R. McCann, Jr, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [216]-225) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
RUT00RU6846PDF
Extent
xii, 234 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203488720
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Individualism and the social order : the social element in liberal thought, Charles R. McCann, Jr, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [216]-225) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
RUT00RU6846PDF
Extent
xii, 234 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203488720
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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