TITLE

The Soul of Man Under Federalism

AUTHOR(S)
McClay, Wilfred M.
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1996, Issue 64, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the conception of citizenship in relation to U.S. federalism. Importance of the conception of citizenship to the classical understanding of republicanism; Critique of U.S. individualism by Alexis de Tocqueville; Consequences of an excessive emphasis upon republicanism; Way in which the U.S. style of federalism balances virtue and interest.
ACCESSION #
17764597

 

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