Liberalism.docx - Taka Demetradze Argumentative Essay Scott Neumann IRD 201 10 April 2017 Liberalism My view about life and reality is close to liberal

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Taka Demetradze Argumentative Essay Scott Neumann IRD 201 10 April 2017 Liberalism My view about life and reality is close to liberal approaches, so I am considering myself as a Liberal and my ideology stands on Liberal views. Liberalism is political philosophy or view for reality founded on the ideas of equality and liberty. Liberalism stands on freedom and individual rights. Liberalism provides lots of chances for individuals to succeed in life and also for governments, states and countries that are willing to develop. There is no classes in liberalism it stands on individual freedom as people are free to do things and are not strictly influenced by the upper echelons. Desire is all that drives people to do some and liberal approach matches with the following statement and gives individuals freedom to compete and succeed in life. As mentioned, it is also political philosophy that contains lots of aspects that will be explained later in the paper. Nowadays, worldwide there are majority of states that stand on liberal views and as a results we can see how they succeeded and succeeding. Liberalism is the ideology that frees our minds and helps our desires to compete and achieve something in life in order to get the deserved outcome according to your work and dedication. Liberalism started first movement like on the political side to free the countries and we have examples of revolutions as French and American are that used liberal views to overthrow what they thought were tyranny in the country. Liberalism started to spread over and over after French revolution exactly in 19 th century. Early liberals were writing about the mentioned ideology and were defining to provide and spread the ideology worldwide. We have lots of
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writers and publishers as early liberals who wrote about liberalism and brought it to us. They explained how it worked and how it would fit into economics or reality. The writers as John Locke, Adam Smith, Milton Friedman, John Rawls, and James Mill were writing and explaining basics and more about liberalism. I will provide their works later in the paper to support my personal ideology as liberalism with the facts and ideas they published. Friedman claimed that markets are efficient and there are also, property rights in Liberalism. The free market causes good economic side for the country and if people can get wealthier the government will succeed, however, if it do not people will leave because of lack of efficiency. The government should be efficient so liberal views give it the opportunities to the government to show and conduct process of success. So if it will fail it will be its fault and people will leave because of fault action taken by the government. “First, the scope of government must be limited. Its major function must be to protect our freedom both from the enemies outside our gates and from our fellow-citizens: to preserve law and order, to enforce private contracts, to foster 11 competitive markets. Beyond this major function, government may
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