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Liberalism as IdeologyEssays in Honour of Michael Freeden$
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Ben Jackson and Marc Stears

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199600670

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600670.001.0001

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Liberalism and Analytical Political Philosophy

Liberalism and Analytical Political Philosophy

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(p.139) 7 Liberalism and Analytical Political Philosophy
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Liberalism as Ideology
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David Weinstein

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600670.003.0008

This chapter builds on Michael Freeden’s reservations about what he refers to as ‘American philosophical liberalism’. It argues that the analytical preoccupations of this practice of philosophizing have caused contemporary liberals to narrate the liberal tradition too simplistically. It explores, in particular, how political theorists have misinterpreted J. S. Mill, and as a consequence forgotten Henry Sidgwick.

Keywords:   Michael Freeden, American philosophical realism, J. S. Mill, Henry Sidgwick

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