Art of Politics by John Kekes
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Art of Politics
By John Kekes

The Art of Politics

The New Betrayal of America and How to Resist it

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Art of Politics by John Kekes

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The political system of contemporary Western democracies is far from perfect. Nevertheless it is the envy of the world. The Art of Politics explains what makes our system as good as it is. It is about the political goods we have reason to value: justice, liberty, order, peace, prosperity, rights, security, and toleration. This book is of interest to thinking people and is not the closed turf of academics and theorists.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781594032356
ISBN-10: 1594032351
Format: Hardback
(241mm x 163mm x 26mm)
Pages: 325
Imprint: Encounter Books,USA
Publisher: Encounter Books,USA
Publish Date: 31-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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