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Virtue and the Making of Modern Liberalism

by Peter Berkowitz

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Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political,
  • Philosophy,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy : Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy : Political,
  • Political Philosophy,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Political Science and International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7757645M
    ISBN 100691070881
    ISBN 109780691070889

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    Modern Moral Philosophy - she wanted to go back to Aristotle's way of thinking. says that modern philosophy is misguided because it rests on the incoherent notion of a "law" without a lawgiver. Stop thinking about obligation, duty, rightness, and think about virtues. The Myth of Liberalism offers a concise argument of the adequacy of modern liberalism and a re-presention of how classical/medieval understanding of family and virtue really is a superior understanding of the human good “Contemporary liberalism is less a political philosophy than a façade for undermining extant social and legal mores.” —John Safranek, The Myth of .

    RELIGION, LIBERALISM, AND VIRTUE HDS Professor M. Christian Green Harvard Divinity School Spring Tuesdays and Thursdays, (plus hour to be arranged) Pfeiffer Room (), Andover Hall COURSE DESCRIPTION AND OBJECTIVES In the aftermath of the recent American presidential election, much speculation centered on the triumph of . Modern liberalism is therefore, for all intents and purposes, a profound revision of liberalism, especially of the economic policies traditionally associated with it. Whereas „classical‟ or „economic‟ liberals favour laissez-faire economic policies because it.


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Peter Berkowitz clarifies the fundamental issues, arguing that a certain ambivalence toward virtue reflects the liberal spirit at its best. Drawing on recent scholarship as well as classical political philosophy, he makes his case with penetrating analyses of four central figures in the making of modern liberalism: Hobbes, Locke, Kant, and by: "Virtue and the Making of Modern Liberalism offers both a penetrating analysis of the debate over virtue within modern liberal theory and practice and a careful account of the role of virtue in the classical liberal tradition This fairminded book advances our understanding of an important topic and deserves a wide audience."5/5(1).

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William Bennett's moral guide for children, A Book of Virtues, was a national bestseller. Yet many continue to associate virtue with a prudish, Victorian morality or with crude attempts by government to legislate morals. Peter Berkowitz clarifies the fundamental issues, Virtue and the Making of Modern LiberalismAuthor: Peter Berkowitz.

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Virtue and the Making of Modern Liberalism* Peter Berkowitz For some time now, the conviction has been growing among both politicians and professors that the fate of liberal democracy in America is bound up with the quality of citizens' character.

Inchastened by twelve years of Republican domination of the execu. Oddly, some of liberalism’s proponents have made common cause with its critics to insist on a fatal or at least bitter antagonism between liberalism and virtue. But this is a serious mistake, one preventing liberalism from recognizing the conditions that preserve it.

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The book provided the clearest distillation of American liberalism to date: “The use of Hamiltonian means to achieve Jeffersonian ends.” From the foundation of this country, there was a great debate between Hamiltonians, who had a vision of a strong state, and Jeffersonians, who advocated a yeoman’s republic with limited government.

CHAPTER 2. Locke: Private Virtue and the Public Good; CHAPTER 3. Kant: Virtue within the Limits of Reason Alone; CHAPTER 4. Mill: Liberty, Virtue, and the Discipline of Individuality; CONCLUSION; Notes; Index.

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Unmasking Liberalism Octo Aug By Edward A. Morse A new book reveals the crumbling foundations of the myth of liberalism and urges the challenging task of rehabilitating virtue.

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Bibliography Berkowitz, Peter. Virtue and the Making of Modern Liberalism. New Jersey: Princeton University Press, Diggins, John Patrick. The Lost Soul of American Politics. “Why Liberalism Failed is a sobering look at an ideological turning point in history.

It’s one of the few books deserving of being called revelatory. It’s a rare opportunity for a look at where we’re going. If liberalism is indeed on the way out, then it’s time to look ahead, past the end of history and beyond.”—Medium.

Most critiques of liberalism in the past years—from Marxism, feminism, and poststructuralism—come from the political left.

In The Politics of Virtue, Milbank (Nottingham) and Pabst (Kent) challenge liberalism from the right, advocating for a “conservative socialism."Influenced by postmodernism, the authors argue that liberalism destroys itself by .ditions of liberalism,” it is a moot point whether Locke is best understood as “a founding father of liberalism.”1 I do not mean by this that judged by some timeless test of liberal virtue, Locke is disqualified from joining the liberal club.

Rather, I mean that Locke was notoriously secretive in life and remains elusive in by:   The Politics of Virtue: Post-Liberalism and the Human Future by john milbank and adrian pabst rowman and littlefield, pages, $ A mong the ideas that compete to determine the world’s future, one can count Catholicism, Islam, and (until recently) Marxism.

But only one is dominant, hegemonic, and all-pervasive—liberalism.