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Big tent [electronic resource] : The Story of the Conservative Revolution|́|As Told by the Thinkers and Doers Who Made It Happen. Mallory Factor.

Factor, Mallory. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062290670 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: Bestselling author, professor, and pundit Mallory Factor illuminates the conservative tradition in American politics with essays from leading figures in the conservative movement.Ambitious in its breadth and depth, Big Tent provides a fresh and surprising treatment of the conservative movement as told by the leaders themselves. In this unique collection, which is based on his star-studded course at The Citadel, conservative leaders explain how the movement developed as a powerful force in American politics, how it functions now with a wide range of viewpoints, and where it is going in the future. The origin of conservative ideas--from their ancient roots to their English origins, from the American Revolution to William F. Buckley, Alexis de Tocqueville to Barry Goldwater, and libertarianism to neo-conservatism--are revealed and examined in this compelling volume.These illuminating essays include Newt Gingrich on the political ideas...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Broadside e-books, 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 613 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
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Genre: Electronic books.

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