Cover of: Ameritopia | Mark R. Levin

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Table of Contents

Part I. On utopianism: the tyranny of utopia; Plato's Republic and the myth of the perfect society; Thomas More's Utopia and the loss of individualism; Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan and the all powerful state; Karl Marx's Communist manifesto and radical egalitarianism
Part II. On Americanism: John Locke and the nature of man; the influence of Locke on the founders; Charles Montesquieu and republican government; the influence of Montesquieu on the framers; Alexis de Tocqueville and Democracy in America
Part III. On utopia and America: post-constitutional America; Ameritopia.


Dewey Decimal Class 320.97301
Library of Congress JK31 .L47 2012

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Pagination p. cm.

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Open Library OL25078612M
Internet Archive ameritopiaunmaki0000levi
ISBN 13 9781439173244, 9781439173282
LC Control Number 2011042260

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