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C.B. Macpherson: Dilemmas of Liberalism and Socialism

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dc.contributor.author Leiss, William
dc.date.accessioned 2016-04-18T18:12:06Z
dc.date.available 2016-04-18T18:12:06Z
dc.date.copyright 1988 en_US
dc.date.issued 1988
dc.identifier.citation Leiss, W. (1988). C.B. Macpherson: Dilemmas of liberalism and socialism. Montréal, QC: New World Perspectives. en_US
dc.identifier.isbn 0-920393-39-X
dc.identifier.uri http://pactac.net/ctheory-books/the-canadian-series/c-b-macpherson-dilemmas-of-liberalism-and-socialism/
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1828/7123
dc.description This series title was created by CTheory Books - http://pactac.net/ctheory-books/ This title was digitized in 2001 by CTheory Books. en_US
dc.description.abstract Canada’s preeminent political theorist, C.B. Macpherson, won his international reputation for his controversial interpretations of liberalism. This book—the first to examine the entire range of his writings—seeks to place that interpretation of liberalism within the overall framework of his intellectual development. Focusing on two key themes—property and the state—C.B. Macpherson: Dilemmas of Liberalism and Socialism tracks Macpherson’s analysis of the contradictions of liberal-democracy through all of his writings. More than a text on Macpherson, this book contains an explosive historical thesis: the notion of the quasi-market society as the common fate of contemporary capitalist and communist societies. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship This book has been published with the help of a grant from the Social Science Federation of Canada, using funds provided by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher New World Perspectives en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries The Canadian Series en_US
dc.subject C.B. Macpherson en_US
dc.subject liberalism en_US
dc.subject Canadian political theory en_US
dc.subject socialism en_US
dc.subject contradictions of liberal-democracy en_US
dc.title C.B. Macpherson: Dilemmas of Liberalism and Socialism en_US
dc.type Book en_US
dc.description.scholarlevel Faculty en_US
dc.description.reviewstatus Unreviewed en_US


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