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Product Description: In this wide-ranging interdisciplinary work, Paul W. Kahn argues that political order is founded not on contract but on sacrifice. Because liberalism is blind to sacrifice, it is unable to explain how the modern state has brought us to both the rule of law and the edge of nuclear annihilation...read more

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9780691120249 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 6, 2004, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In this wide-ranging interdisciplinary work, Paul W.

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9780691136981 | Princeton Univ Pr, February 11, 2008, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: In this wide-ranging interdisciplinary work, Paul W.

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Product Description: The communitarian movement aims to balance the individual liberties prized by modernity with the health of the community in which those liberties are exercised. The movement arose in 1980s America–a society asserting, on the left, personal self-realization and, on the right, unrestrained capitalism and distrust of government, both sides assailing social institutions...read more

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9781930365056 | Woodrow Wilson Center Pr, March 18, 2002, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: The communitarian movement aims to balance the individual liberties prized by modernity with the health of the community in which those liberties are exercised.

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9781930365063 | Woodrow Wilson Center Pr, March 18, 2002, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The communitarian movement aims to balance the individual liberties prized by modernity with the health of the community in which those liberties are exercised.

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Product Description: Although anthropologists have studied intentional communities in the past, they have seldom exerted a concerted effort to evaluate the intentional community in terms of the anthropological language of cultural change. Drawing from the work of Victor Turner, Gregory Bateson, and Anthony F...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Susan Love Brown (editor)

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9780791452219 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $54.50 | About this edition: Uses classic anthropological theory to understand intentional communities in the United States.

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9780791452226 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Although anthropologists have studied intentional communities in the past, they have seldom exerted a concerted effort to evaluate the intentional community in terms of the anthropological language of cultural change.

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Product Description: For Americans entering the twenty-first century, it is the best of times and the worst of times. Material wealth is at record levels, yet disturbing social problems reflect a deep spiritual poverty. In this compelling book, well-known social psychologist David G...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780300081114 | Yale Univ Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $29.95

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9780300091205 | Yale Univ Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: For Americans entering the twenty-first century, it is the best of times and the worst of times.

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Product Description: Arguing that too many progressives have avoided politically sensitive issues, condemning themselves to political ineffectiveness, this text urges a transformation of US culture and institutions enabling individuals to pursue vital interests without undermining the public good.

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9781555878634 | Lynne Rienner Pub, May 1, 2001, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Arguing that too many progressives have avoided politically sensitive issues, condemning themselves to political ineffectiveness, this text urges a transformation of US culture and institutions enabling individuals to pursue vital interests without undermining the public good.

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9781588260062 | Lynne Rienner Pub, April 1, 2001, cover price $23.50 | About this edition: Why does the right dominate debates on crime, family values, and economic freedom?

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Product Description: The essays collected in To Promote the General Welfare explore communitarianism, which examines the balance between rights and responsibilities, the need for a common good, and the need for diversity within unity. In the book ten preeminent scholars explore nine areas of the law-civil, criminal, constitutional-to explicate how a communitarian worldview might change or interpret the existing law...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David E. Carney (editor)

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9780739100325 | Lexington Books, November 1, 1999, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The essays collected in To Promote the General Welfare explore communitarianism, which examines the balance between rights and responsibilities, the need for a common good, and the need for diversity within unity.

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The author defends the so-called 'rights revolution' and affirmative action from their conservative and liberal critics, arguing that the growing movement for more individual rights is necessary to protect minorities and women from discrimination. UP. (view table of contents)

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9780195090253 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 24, 1998, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The author defends the so-called 'rights revolution' and affirmative action from their conservative and liberal critics, arguing that the growing movement for more individual rights is necessary to protect minorities and women from discrimination.

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Product Description: From the Shakers to the Branch Davidians, America's communal utopians have captured the popular imagination. Seventeen original essays here demonstrate the relevance of such groups to the mainstream of American social, religious, and economic life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Donald E. Pitzer (editor)

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9780807822999 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: From the Shakers to the Branch Davidians, America's communal utopians have captured the popular imagination.

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9780807846094 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: From the Shakers to the Branch Davidians, America's communal utopians have captured the popular imagination.

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