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Author Doherty, Brian, 1968-

Title Radicals for capitalism : a freewheeling history of the modern American libertarian movement / Brian Doherty.

Imprint New York : PublicAffairs, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    320.512 DOH    Available
Description x, 741 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 715-718) and index.
Contents Patriots, unterrified Jeffersonians, and superfluous men -- Austrian roadblocks on the road to serfdom -- The three furies of libertarianism -- Fighting for the freedom philosophy -- Objectivism, anarcho-capitalism, and the effects of psychedelics on faith and freedom -- The Goldwater movement, the objectivist crackup, and the hippies of the right -- Libertarian Zionism, the Koch Bubble, and America's third largest political party -- A mainstreamed radicalism -- The twilight of the libertarian gods.
Subject Libertarianism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Capitalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9781586483500 (hardcover : alk. paper) : $35.00
1586483501 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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