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A Preface to Morals - Lippmann, Walter, and John, Patrick Diggins
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After an eloquent and moving analysis of what he sees as the disillusion of themodern age, Lippmann posits as the central dilemma of liberalism its inability to find an appropriate substitute for the older forms of authority - church, state, class, family, law, custom - that it has denied. Lippmann attempts to find a way out of this chaos through the acceptance of a higher humanism and a way of life inspired by the ideal of "disinterestedness" in all things.In his new introduction to the Transaction edition, John Patrick ...

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A Preface to Morals 2017, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138518469

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A Preface to Morals 2005, Kessinger Publishing, Whitefish MT

ISBN-13: 9780766195585

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A Preface to Morals 1982, Routledge, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780878559077

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