Liberal and conservative

issues for college students by Eugene K. Garber

Publisher: Scott, Foresman in [Glenview, Ill.]

Written in English
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  • Liberalism,
  • Conservatism

Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Eugene K. Garber and John M. Crossett.
ContributionsCrossett, John M.
The Physical Object
Pagination334 p.
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23746162M

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  That was precisely my reaction upon hearing the idea behind Richard Tokumei’s new book Monkeys on Our Backs: Why Conservatives and Liberals Are Both Wrong About Evolution. Behind this book is a. Liberals prefer basic sciences, such as physics, astronomy, and zoology, while conservatives prefer books on applied and commercial science, such as medicine, criminology, and geophysics. “One potential interpretation is that liberal readers prefer scientific puzzles, while conservative readers prefer problem-solving.”.

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The first is that conservatives can relate to the moral thinking of liberals, but the converse is not true at all. Haidt, who is liberal himself, elegantly explains how and why conservatives will view liberals as merely misguided while liberals tend to view conservatives as incomprehensible, insane, immoral, etc.

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A man who is not a Liberal at sixteen has no heart; a man who is not a Conservative at sixty has no head. —Benjamin Disraeli () In the “Wall Street Journal” reproduced the information provided in Laurence J.

Peter’s book: In this classic text, the first full-scale application of cognitive science to politics, George Lakoff analyzes the unconscious and rhetorical worldviews of liberals and conservatives, discovering radically different but remarkably consistent conceptions of morality on both the left and right.

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Liberals prefer basic sciences, such as physics, astronomy, and zoology, while conservatives prefer books on applied and commercial science, such as medicine, criminology, and geophysics. Science Books “One potential interpretation is that liberal readers prefer scientific puzzles, while conservative readers prefer problem-solving.”.