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Ameritopia [sound recording] : the unmaking of America / Mark R. Levin.

(Author). Grupper, Adam. (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9781464034879
  • ISBN: 1464034877
  • ISBN: 9781442349100
  • ISBN: 1442349107
  • Description: 7 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Simon & Schuster Audio,

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Content descriptions

General Note: Title from web page.
Compact discs.
Contents Note: Introduction -- Part I. On utopianism: the tyranny of utopia; Plato's Republic and the myth of the perfect society; Thomas More's Utopia and the loss of individualism; Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan and the all powerful state; Karl Marx's Communist manifesto and radical egalitarianism -- Part II. On Americanism: John Locke and the nature of man; the influence of Locke on the founders; Charles Montesquieu and republican government; the influence of Montesquieu on the framers; Alexis de Tocqueville and Democracy in America -- Part III. On utopia and America: post-constitutional America; Ameritopia.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Adam Grupper and the author.
Summary: Levin explores the philosophical basis of America's foundations and the crisis that the government faces today.
Subject: Democracy > United States.
Utopias > United States.
Utopias > Philosophy.
United States > Politics and government > Philosophy.
Genre: Audiobooks.