The End of Neoconservatism

Nuechterlein, James
May 1996
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1996, Issue 63, p14
Focuses on the reason of authors Irving Kristol and Norman Podhoretz for pronouncing the loss of neoconservatism in the U.S. Factors that contributed to the emergence of neoconservatism; Comparison between neoconservatives and traditional conservatives; Role of the presidency of Ronald Reagan in the loss of neoconservatism.


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