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  1. Why Liberalism Failed.Patrick J. Deneen - 2018 - Yale University Press.
    _"One of the most important political books of 2018."—Rod Dreher, ___American Conservative__ Of the three dominant ideologies of the twentieth century—fascism, communism, and liberalism—only the last remains. This has created a peculiar situation in which liberalism’s proponents tend to forget that it _is _an ideology and not the natural end-state of human political evolution. As Patrick Deneen argues in this provocative book, liberalism is built on a foundation of contradictions: it trumpets equal rights while fostering incomparable material inequality; its legitimacy (...)
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    A Different Kind of Democratic Competence: Citizenship and Democratic Community.Patrick J. Deneen - 2008 - Critical Review: A Journal of Politics and Society 20 (1-2):57-74.
    ABSTRACT Social?scientific data, such as those found in Philip E. Converse's 1964 essay, ?The Nature of Belief Systems in Mass Publics,? have led some to question whether basic assumptions about democratic legitimacy are unfounded. However, by another set of criteria, we have the ?democracy? that was intended by the Framers?namely, a liberal representative system that avoids strong civic engagement by the citizenry. At its deepest level, the American system has been designed to ensure elite influence over the main ambitions of (...)
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  3. Aristotle on the Necessity of Public Education.Randall R. Curren, Barbara Koziak, Waller Newell, Nalin Ranasinghe & Patrick J. Deneen - 2000 - Political Theory 30 (3):441-448.
     
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  4. Antigone and the Limits of Tragedy.Patrick J. Deneen - 1999 - Polis: The Journal for Ancient Greek Political Thought 16 (1-2):1-16.
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    Book Review: The Platonic Political Art: A Study of Critical Reason and Democracy by John R. Wallach. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2001. 468 + XI Pp. [REVIEW]Patrick J. Deneen - 2003 - Political Theory 31 (2):321-325.
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    Chasing Plato.Patrick J. Deneen - 2000 - Political Theory 28 (3):421-439.