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The Tyranny of Liberalism

James Kalb

The Tyranny of Liberalism

Understanding and Overcoming Administered Freedom, Unquisitorial Tolerance, and Equality by Command

by James Kalb

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Published by Isi Books .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsJC
The Physical Object
Pagination317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23111028M
ISBN 101933859741
ISBN 109781933859743

Written from the perspective of a liberal intellectual who has spent a lifetime as a writer, editor, and college professor, The Tyranny of Virtue is a “courageous, unsparing, and nuanced to a rare degree” (Mary Gaitskill) insider’s look at shifts in American culture—most especially in the American academy—that so many people find. The greatest challenges facing humankind, according to Deirdre McCloskey, are poverty and tyranny, both of which hold people back. Arguing for a return to true liberal values, this engaging and accessible book develops, defends, and demonstrates how embracing the ideas first espoused by eighteenth-century philosophers like Locke, Smith.

The Tyranny of Opinion identifies the problem, defines its character, and proposes strategies of resistance. Russell Blackford calls for an end to ideological purity policing and for recommitment to the foundational liberal values of individual liberty and spontaneity, free . The Tyranny of Liberalism by James Kalb (ISI, pages, $28) There is no shortage of treatises against liberalism, but James Kalb’s new book is distinguished by remarkable comprehensiveness and a refreshing freedom from rancor. It is an excellent resource for those new to this debate, and those steeped in it will commend Kalb’s clarity and.

  The virus of tyranny shut down economic activity, instituted house arrest, and has imparted greater harm and danger than the virus, but there is a cure. There is a vaccine against the tyranny virus, it is called Liberty. Two hundred and forty-five years ago, here in America, Ap the Sons of Liberty found that cure. I think I'll let this be my last post on this book for now. It deserves a lengthy and well-considered review, but for various reasons I don't feel up to that. So I'll just point you to a series of essays at the Intercollegiate Studies Institute which comprise a pretty good discussion of the book. Part One, by Paul Gottfried, makes an important point: In my opinion, Jim underestimates the power.


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O’Rourke’s Parliament of Whores.”/5(). A book by left-wing journalist François Bégaudeau is of particular relevance to our argument here, because it plunges deep into the assumptions and mindset behind liberal hypocrisy. Histoire de ta Bêtise, ‘The Story of Your Stupidity’, is addressed to an archetypal Parisian bourgeois liberal.

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By James Kalb. James Kalb is a lawyer, independent scholar, and Catholic convert who lives in Brooklyn, New York. He is the author of The Tyranny of Liberalism: Understanding and Overcoming Administered Freedom, Inquisitorial Tolerance, and Equality by Command (ISI Books, ), and, most recently, Against Inclusiveness: How the Diversity Regime is Flattening America and the West and What to.

The New Authoritarianism: Trump, Populism, and the Tyranny of Experts by Salvatore Babones Polity,pages, $ _____ Salvatore Babones’s The New Authoritarianism is an important book. The central proposition is that a class of experts, an illiberal liberal elite, has hijacked representative democracy in America (and Western nation-states in general).

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Liberalism itself is a synthetic creation of the power structure, a humanitarian facade behind which the dirty work of policing the world can go on uninterrupted by idealistic spasms in the body politic.[1].

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