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The Burkean Style of Daniel Patrick Moynihan: A Conversation with Greg Weiner

with Greg Weiner

Frequent contributor Greg Weiner speaks with Richard Reinsch about his latest book, American Burke: The Uncommon Liberalism of Daniel Patrick Moynihan, arguing that Moynihan’s liberalism combined a “stubborn optimism” in what government could and should do with a profound sense of limitations on “how it should attempt to do it.”

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on May 19, 2015 at 02:24:54 am

Where's the link to the podcast? I want to listen!

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on January 24, 2019 at 07:44:13 am

[…] way of thinking about the liberalism of a politician like New York Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, or a theorist like John Rawls is that it could encompass a constellation of goods: equality is an […]

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