The Resource Leviathan and the people, [by] R.M. MacIver

Leviathan and the people, [by] R.M. MacIver

Label
Leviathan and the people
Title
Leviathan and the people
Statement of responsibility
[by] R.M. MacIver
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1882-1970
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MacIver, Robert M.
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC423
LC item number
.M157
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
280
NAL item number
M182
Series statement
The Edward Douglass White lectures on citizenship, Louisiana State University. 1939
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democracy
  • Totalitarianism
  • Democracy
  • Totalitarianism
  • Demokratie
  • Diktatur
Label
Leviathan and the people, [by] R.M. MacIver
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A discussion of the essential difference between democracy and dictatorship. cf.p.5
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Part One: The opposing principles -- I. The new Leviathan -- The old and the new Leviathan -- Rise of the new Leviathan -- Historical relation of democracy and dictatorship -- The international aspect -- II The genius of dictatorship -- What is common to all dictatorships -- Dictatorship and human nature -- Ways of dictatorship -- Philosophy of totalitarianism -- III. The genius of democracy -- Some misunderstandings -- Positive character of democracy -- Democracy and the economic order -- Final argument for democracy -- The American contribution -- Part Two: Commentary -- IV. On the new Leviathan -- End of laissez faire -- Various meanings of dictatorship -- Crucial problem of modern capitalism -- Detachment of the individual in modern society -- Personal philosophies of Hitler and Mussolini -- Only principles endure -- The goal of autarchy -- V. On certain aspects of dictatorship -- Religious pretensions of dictatorship -- The "reality" of the state -- Virus of intolerance in Marxism -- Attribution of a fascist character to the Soviet system -- Explanations offered for fascism and other movements -- Propaganda as gospel and propaganda as technique -- Long-run effects of propaganda -- Meaning of ideology -- Co-ordination of culture -- Philosophies of totalitarianism -- VI. On certain aspects of democracy -- Dictatorial claims to be democratic -- Confused thinking about democracy -- Effective range of public opinion in a democracy -- Democracy and majority-rule -- Distinction of government and state -- Distinction of community and state -- Democracy and political parties -- Identification of democracy with a particular economic system -- Democracy and economic planning -- Democracy and quality -- Democracy and liberalism -- Economic democracy -- Psychology of irresponsible power -- Appendix
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 182 pages
Lccn
40000135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01942325
  • (OCoLC)ocm01942325
Label
Leviathan and the people, [by] R.M. MacIver
Publication
Note
A discussion of the essential difference between democracy and dictatorship. cf.p.5
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Part One: The opposing principles -- I. The new Leviathan -- The old and the new Leviathan -- Rise of the new Leviathan -- Historical relation of democracy and dictatorship -- The international aspect -- II The genius of dictatorship -- What is common to all dictatorships -- Dictatorship and human nature -- Ways of dictatorship -- Philosophy of totalitarianism -- III. The genius of democracy -- Some misunderstandings -- Positive character of democracy -- Democracy and the economic order -- Final argument for democracy -- The American contribution -- Part Two: Commentary -- IV. On the new Leviathan -- End of laissez faire -- Various meanings of dictatorship -- Crucial problem of modern capitalism -- Detachment of the individual in modern society -- Personal philosophies of Hitler and Mussolini -- Only principles endure -- The goal of autarchy -- V. On certain aspects of dictatorship -- Religious pretensions of dictatorship -- The "reality" of the state -- Virus of intolerance in Marxism -- Attribution of a fascist character to the Soviet system -- Explanations offered for fascism and other movements -- Propaganda as gospel and propaganda as technique -- Long-run effects of propaganda -- Meaning of ideology -- Co-ordination of culture -- Philosophies of totalitarianism -- VI. On certain aspects of democracy -- Dictatorial claims to be democratic -- Confused thinking about democracy -- Effective range of public opinion in a democracy -- Democracy and majority-rule -- Distinction of government and state -- Distinction of community and state -- Democracy and political parties -- Identification of democracy with a particular economic system -- Democracy and economic planning -- Democracy and quality -- Democracy and liberalism -- Economic democracy -- Psychology of irresponsible power -- Appendix
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 182 pages
Lccn
40000135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01942325
  • (OCoLC)ocm01942325

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