Catalogue


Right moves : the conservative think tank in American political culture since 1945 /
Jason Stahl.
imprint
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
description
xii, 248 pages ; 25 cm.
ISBN
1469627868, 9781469627861, 9781469627878
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imprint
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
isbn
1469627868
9781469627861
9781469627878
contents note
The think tank in an era of "liberal consensus" -- Think tanks in a "marketplace of ideas" -- Think tanks in the age of Reagan -- Think tanks, new democrats, and committed conservatives -- Think tanks, foreign policy, and the marketplace of ideas in the 2000s -- Conclusion: policy as identity politics.
abstract
" ... Traces the progression of think tanks from the rise of a broad conservative movement and the turn away from New Deal liberalism, their expanding role in advancing a neoconservative foreign policy through U.S. military power from the 1980s onward, and their current prominence as a counterweight to progressive political institutions and thought"--
catalogue key
10393480
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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