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Neo-liberalism.

Robert Paul Lightner

Neo-liberalism.

by Robert Paul Lightner

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Published by Regular Baptist Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liberalism (Religion)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR1617 .L5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p.
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5786210M
    LC Control Number59050051
    OCLC/WorldCa830360

    OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 20 cm: Contents: The background of liberalism --The rise of liberalism --The decline of liberalism --The rise of neo-liberalism --The Bible in neo-liberalism --God in neo-liberalism --christ in neo-liberalism --Sin in neo-liberalism --Salvation in neo-liberalism --The church in neo-liberalism --Last things in neo-liberalism --Where to find neo. The ideological foundations of neo-liberalism Neoliberalism presents itself as a doctrine based on the inexorable truths of modern economics. However, despite its scientific trappings, modern economics is not a scientific discipline but the rigorous elaboration of a very specific social theory, which has become so deeply embedded inFile Size: KB.

    In addition to the crucial ideas that this book ably sets out and clearly explains, classical liberalism is also associ-ated with a number of attitudes and qualities of style. One of the most important is that of optimism, of confidence that the human condition can be improved and in the last two centuries has Size: 1MB.   The book takes the form of an intervention into two huge historical debates, the first about the history of neoliberalism and the second about the history of human rights, a field whose current.

      Neoliberalism as Theory, Policy, and Power. It's worth taking a moment to unpack the term “neoliberalism.” The coinage can be confusing to American ears because the “liberal” part refers not to the word's ordinary American usage, meaning moderately left-of-center, but to classical economic liberalism otherwise known as free-market economics. Neoliberalism is a policy model of social studies and economics that transfers control of economic factors to the private sector from the public sector. It takes from the basic principles of Author: Will Kenton.


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Neoliberalism sees competition as the defining characteristic of human relations. It redefines citizens as consumers, whose democratic choices are best exercised by buying and selling, a process.

Neoliberalism - the doctrine that market exchange is an ethic in itself, capable of acting as a guide for all human action - has become dominant in both thought and practice throughout much of the world since or so. Its spread has depended upon a reconstitution of state powers such that privatization, finance, and market processes are emphasized.4/5(7).

The book's title alludes to Mr. Crouch's star witness: the financial crash. Since neo-liberalism created big Wall Street firms, and they took too many risks, the resulting crash provided such clear testimony of neo-liberalism's guilt that it should by rights be headed for the by: The book fails to prove Foucault was a neoliberal.

While the book includes a lot of evidence of the possible complicity of Foucault's thinking and neoliberalism, it is simply absurd to say Foucault actively promoted neoliberalism/5(4).

A Brief History of Neoliberalism was written shortly before the current economic recession, and has become even more 'appealing' at a time when many are searching for both answers and blame. Neo-liberalism. book of the current system and its damage is important.

However, this critique falls into the category of 'sloppy and lazy,' and I have a tough time giving Harvey the /5(). The concept of „neoliberalism‟ has, during the past twenty years or so, become quite widespread in some political and academic debates.

Several authors have even suggested that neoliberalism is „the dominant ideology shaping our world today‟, and that we live in an „age of neoliberalism‟. It first addresses issues of periodization that bear on the capitalist world market and neo-liberalism, then defines neo-liberalism and distinguishes its four main forms.

Well, to be more precise, the book is about the current western socio-economic system—Neo-liberalism—and the effect it is having on our minds and bodies. Open mobile menu Psychology Today. Neoliberalism, education and curriculum.

Book Book 10/06/17 AM 10/06/17 AM. designers decide the kno wledge and skil ls youn g people must learn. Neoliberalism and its usual prescriptions – always more markets, always less government – are in fact a perversion of mainstream economics. A s even its harshest critics concede, neoliberalism.

Reviews "The Violence of Neoliberalism: Crime, Harm and Inequality is an important critical, scholarly work exploring the emergence of neoliberalism and its relationship to globalization, free-market economics and the resultant pernicious outcomes of this ideology." Gary Potter, Professor and Associate Dean, Eastern Kentucky University, USA "Rothe and Collins advance a searing.

Lippmann’s great book – and it truly is a great book and very much worth a read – appeared in The Good Society. The book celebrated liberalism and thus rejected socialism, fascism, and Toryism. However, it also rejected laissez faire with equal passion, although you have to get pretty deep into the book to discover this.

Alfredo Saad-Filho is Professor of Political Economy at SOAS, University of London. He is the author of Brazil: Neoliberalism versus Democracy (Pluto, ), and co-author of Marx's 'Capital' (Pluto, ), Neoliberalism: A Critical Reader (Pluto, ) and the Elgar Companion to Marxist Economics (Elgar, ).

Deborah Johnston is a Lecturer in Development Economics at SOAS. Neo-Liberalism and Idealism Neo-Liberalism gives a different scheme to regulate the international affairs as compared to idealism.

The theory of idealism that took birth after the First World War was taken as utopian way to deal with international relations. It was impracticable. Neo-Liberalism does not represent utopian and impracticable schemes.

Neo-liberalism is one of the most influential ideologies since the Second World War, yet little research has been devoted to the movement of ideas that constitute its main body of thought.

This book fills the void, providing an original account of neo-liberalism's intellectual foundations, development and conceptual configuration as an presents a comparative study of. Lester Spence argues that African-Americans have bought into the wrong politics the ways in which black politics has been shaped by neo­liberalism start to address how these inequalities have been reproduced within the black community over the past 40 years.

The core of neoliberalism economic philosophy is the idea that society, and all of Author: Bret Mccabe. In the study of international relations, neoliberalism refers to a school of thought which believes that states are, or at least should be, concerned first and foremost with absolute gains rather than relative gains to other states.

Neoliberalism is a revised version of liberalism. Alongside neorealism, neoliberalism is one of the two most influential contemporary approaches to. Book Description. Thanks to the rise of neoliberalism over the past several decades, we live in an era of rampant anxiety, insecurity, and inequality.

While neoliberalism has become somewhat of an academic buzzword in recent years, this book offers a rich and multilayered introduction to what is arguably the most pressing issue of our times.

Neoliberalism or neo-liberalism is the 20th-century resurgence of 19th-century ideas associated with laissez-faire economic liberalism and free market capitalism.: 7 It is generally associated with policies of economic liberalization including privatization, deregulation, globalization, free trade, austerity, and reductions in government spending in order to increase the role of the private.

The editors introductory chapter exposes the main characteristics of neo-liberalism, going beyond the erroneous but widespread view that neo-liberalism equals laissez faire, and presents the general frame of analysis of the book.

The rest of the book is organised in three parts: economy, state and society; neo-liberalism in major policy domains Cited by: 1. OCLC Number: Description: pages 21 cm: Contents: The background of liberalism --The rise of liberalism --The decline of liberalism --The rise of neo-liberalism --The Bible in neo-liberalism --God in neo-liberalism --Christ in neo-liberalism --Sin in neo-liberalism --Salvation in neo-liberalism --The church in neo-liberalism --Last things in neo-liberalism --Where to find neo.

"Neo-liberalism" is a set of economic policies that have become widespread during the last 25 years or so. Although the word is rarely heard in the United States, you can clearly see the effects of neo-liberalism here as the rich grow richer and the poor grow poorer.

"Liberalism" can refer to political, economic, or even religious ideas.Wendy Brown is Class of First Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, and the author of Undoing the Demos: Neoliberalism’s Stealth Revolution (Zone Books).

Timothy Shenk is a graduate student in history at Columbia University and a Dissent contributing editor. He is the author of Maurice Dobb: Political Economist.