By John Kekes
In his contemporary publication opposed to Liberalism, thinker John Kekes argued that liberalism as a political approach is doomed to failure by means of its inner inconsistencies. during this better half quantity, he makes a robust case for conservatism because the top replacement. His is the 1st systematic description and safety of the fundamental assumptions underlying conservative inspiration.
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