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Socialism.

Harrington, Michael

Socialism.

by Harrington, Michael

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Socialism

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1973 ed. Bibliography and notes: p. 457-491.

    SeriesBantam political science
    The Physical Object
    Pagination524 p. ;
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20867638M

      Socialism is a less rigid, more flexible ideology. Its adherents seek change and reform, but insist on making these changes through democratic processes . Socialism—defined as a centrally planned economy in which the government controls all means of production—was the tragic failure of the twentieth century. Born of a commitment to remedy the economic and moral defects of capitalism, it has far surpassed capitalism in both economic malfunction and moral cruelty. Yet the idea and the ideal of socialism [ ].

      If socialism takes hold in America, it will imperil the fate of the world’s freest nation, unleashing a plague of oppressive government control. The Case Against Socialism is a timely response to that threat and a call to action against the forces menacing American liberty. Click here to go back to the previous : HarperCollins Publishers. With the hot-button word “socialism” sparking intense political debate as Americans brace for the presidential election, two U.S. economists have completed a global drinking tour – and a book Author: Hollie Mckay.

    This book argues instead that moral revulsion caused the fall of socialism. First, much of Communist ruling elite at the top, and then—as things opened up—the rest of society, voiced their revulsion at the moral degradation and assaults on human dignity inherent in actually-existing socialism.   The book “The Case Against Socialism” by Rand Paul is just the place for Americans to become reacquainted with socialism. Paul is the junior senator from Kentucky and a former physician.


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