Suicide of the West

Suicide of the West

An Essay on the Meaning and Destiny of Liberalism

eBook - 2014
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James Burnham's 1964 classic, Suicide of the West, remains a startling account on the nature of the modern era. It offers a profound, in depth analysis of what is happening in the world today by putting into focus the intangible, often vague doctrine of American liberalism. It parallels the loosely defined liberal ideology rampant in American government and institutions, with the flow, ebb, growth, climax and the eventual decline and death of both ancient and modern civilizations.Its author maintains that western suicidal tendencies lie not so much in the lack of resources or military power, b.
Publisher: New York : Encounter Books, 2014
ISBN: 9781594037849
Characteristics: 1 online resource (405 p.)


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