Beyond red and blue : how twelve political philosophies shape American debates / Peter S. Wenz

Author(s): Wenz, Peter S
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Subjects: Social problems--United States
Ideology--United States
Political science--United States--Philosophy
United States--Social policy--1993-
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2009
LC Classification: H, HN
Physical Description: 375 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. No Strange Bedfellows 13
2. Pulling the Plug 33
3. Physician-Assisted Suicide 55
4. The War on Drugs 75
5. The War on Terrorism 95
6. Affirmative Action 117
7. Pornography, Child Pornography, and the Internet 139
8. Abortion 161
9. Homosexuality, Same-Sex Marriage, and Polygamy 183
10. Genetic Engineering and Designer Children 205
11. Wages and Taxes 227
12. Health Care in America 249
13. Immigration 271
14. Globalization 293
Afterword 315
Notes 321
Index 353
Notes: LCCN: 2008034798
ISBN: 9780262012959 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0262012952 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-352) and index
OCLC Number: 243602040
ISBN/ISSN: 9780262012959
0262012952