The Conscience of a Conservative
Princeton University Press, 2007 - Political Science - 144 pages
In 1960, Barry Goldwater set forth his brief manifesto in The Conscience of a Conservative. Written at the height of the Cold War and in the wake of America's greatest experiment with big government, the New Deal, Goldwater's message was not only remarkable, but radical. He argued for the value and importance of conservative principles--freedom, foremost among them--in contemporary political life. Using the principles he espoused in this concise but powerful book, Goldwater fundamentally altered the political landscape of his day--and ours.
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Review: The Conscience of a ConservativeUser Review - Mike Horne - Goodreads
Very good. But a little creepy. Hard to read about state rights without thinking about Alabama and Selma. Read full review
Review: The Conscience of a ConservativeUser Review - Michael Stumborg - Goodreads
Since Mrs. Clinton was a Goldwater Girl when she enrolled in college, I couldn't write Hillary Clinton's Village without exploring Conscience of a Conservative . Compact and concise, you can finish ... Read full review