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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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