The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since 1945

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ISI Books, 2006 - History - 656 pages
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             First published in 1976, and revised in 1996, George H. Nash’s celebrated history of the postwar conservative intellectual movement has become the unquestioned standard in the field. This new edition, published in commemoration of the volume’s thirtieth anniversary, includes a new preface by Nash and will continue to instruct anyone interested in how today’s conservative movement was born.

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User Review  - Anurag - Goodreads

A riveting, erudite and comprehensive summary of conservative movement in America. It is difficult to find books on politics that themselves don't have a stance on history. This book accomplishes the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joseph Stieb - Goodreads

First, let me say that Nash does a great job recounting the development of this movement. He shows how and why 3 strains of conservatism (traditionalists/values folks, libertarians, and ex-Leftists ... Read full review

Contents

The Revolt of the Libertarians
1
The Revolt Against the Masses
51
The Recovery of Tradition and Values
85
Copyright

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             George H. Nash graduated summa cum laude from Amherst College and received his doctorate in history from Harvard University. He writes and lectures frequently about American conservatism. He is also the author of a three-volume life of Herbert Hoover.

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