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The Great Middle Class Revolution [Paperback]

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Nowadays, liberalism is in crisis. Whereas conservatism suffered a profound meltdown during the Great Depression, today it is liberals who must confront the disconfirmation of many of their cherished beliefs. Sometimes, it seems as if a few are behaving like teenaged rebels, trying to prove that they will not buckle under adult hypocrisies. Yet, despite refusing to conform, they reflexively align themselves with the symbols of their sedition. Festooned with tattoos, body piercings, and spiky green hairdos, they insist they have arrived at these fashions independently. Liberals similarly take positions without acknowledging that these derive from groupthink. Like the journalists described in Myrna Blyth's Spin Sisters, they chatter about political issues as vacuously as if they were sitting in a high school cafeteria. Aware that the unspoken price of communal status is an acceptance of the consensus positions on abortion or affirmative action, they comply. Brent Bozell experienced a similar political conformity when he appeared on a television talk show. After its technicians inadvertently failed to turn off his earpiece, he was treated to the show's directors hooting about his conservative views while he was on the air. Much like a pack of fraternity brothers, these erstwhile professionals reveled in making sophomoric jokes about opinions they did not share. Impartially evaluating opposing views was not part of their intellectual repertoire.

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Pages   540
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.8" Width: 6" Height: 1.6"
Weight:   1.7 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jan 6, 2006
Publisher   Kennesaw State University Press
ISBN  1933483040  
ISBN13  9781933483047  

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Great!!!  May 9, 2007
Dr. Fein is a professor at KSU in GA, and this book is a required text for his "Social Change" class. Very interesting book.

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