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The Biography of a Movement

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$24.00 • £19.95 • €21.50

ISBN 9780674060708

Publication Date: 03/18/2011


376 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

Belknap Press


  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction: The Three Ages of Neoconservatism
  • 1. Incubation: From the Cold War to the Collapse of Liberalism
  • 2. The First Age: Liberal Intellectuals in Dissent
  • 3. The Second Age: Cold War Democrats in Dissent
  • 4. Divergence: Inventing a Neoconservative Foreign Policy
  • 5. Nuclear Alarm: The Committee on the Present Danger
  • 6. Migration to Power: Joining the Reagan Camp
  • 7. The Third Age: National Greatness Conservatives
  • Epilogue: Interpreting Neoconservatism
  • Appendix: The Three Ages of Neoconservatism
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • A Financial Times Best Politics Book of 2010
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