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Neoconservatives: (critical of Progressive school) stressed the unity and homogeneity of America's past, the stability of basic institutions, and the existence of a monastic national character Richard Hofstadter wrote “ The American Political Tradition and the Men Who Made It ” (1948) and “ The Age of Reform: From Bryan to F.D.R .” American liberalism was not a liberal movement, but a movement by fairly well-to-do middle class groups alienated from their society because of technological and industrial changes. George E. Mowry Progressivism was a movement by a class, who opposed the concentration of power in
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Unformatted text preview: the hands of large corporations, aimed at reasserting its declining position of leadership. Louis Hartz wrote The Liberal Tradition in America: An Interpretation of American Political Thought Since the Revolution (1955) Since America never had a feudal tradition, it did not experience the struggles between conservatives, reactionaries, and liberals like other Europeans powers, but instead had a three-century long period of consensus. America never had a conservative tradition in the European sense because American liberalism was a conservative tradition....
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This note was uploaded on 03/08/2010 for the course SOCI 5134 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Southern University .

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