TITLE

Oh, No, Not Arthur Schlesinger Jr. Again?

PUB. DATE
March 1978
SOURCE
National Review;3/17/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p328
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents American historian Arthur Schlesinger Jr.'s views on the political developments in the U.S. His first book "The Age of Jackson" was biased towards liberals and socialists. According to Schlesinger, liberalism has outlived conservatism. Over the years conservatism has not passed the test of time, hence it is viewed that the U.S. must resort to affirmative government. In Schlesinger's view, U.S. President Jimmy Carter's proposed budget for the year 1979 would contribute to the enormous deficits which have prevailed over the past few years.
ACCESSION #
6073656

 

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