Peter Viereck.

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Twayne Publishers , New York
Viereck, Peter Robert Edwin, 1916- -- Criticism and interpret
SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series, 133
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LC ClassificationsPS3543.I325 Z68
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Pagination144 p.
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Open LibraryOL5615978M
LC Control Number68024293

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Conservatism: from John Adams to Churchill, by Peter Viereck is a history of the greatest conservative thinkers.5/5(3). Peter Viereck, poet and historian, is one of the principle theoreticians of conservatism in modern American political thought.

In this classic work, Viereck undertakes a penetrating and unorthodox analysis of that quintessential conservative, Prince Metternich, and offers evidence that cultural and political conservatism may perhaps be best adapted to sustain a free and reasonable society.

Peter Robert Edwin Viereck (August 5, – ), was an American poet and political thinker, as well as a professor of history at Mount Holyoke College for five decades.

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Viereck was born in New York, the son of George Sylvester Viereck. He received his B.A. summa cum laude in history in from Harvard University.3/5.

Viereck’s indispensable book might also be subtitled: “The Cold War Debater’s Manual,” or “Guide to Correct Thinking on All Fundamental Questions.” It takes its pattern from the polarities, the recurrent contraries of contemporary intellectual debate, wherever this debate is influenced by, or exacerbated by, the all-embracing polarity of West against East.

In the preface to the edition of Metapolitics, Peter Viereck assured the reader that the book in its present expanded condition was “coming into its. Peter Viereck has been called, with good reason, “the first conservative.” His book Conservatism Revisited was the first post-World War II effort to rehabilitate the c-word, which until then.

In the winter ofThe Atlantic Monthly invited Peter Viereck, a twenty-three-year-old Harvard graduate who had won the college’s top essay and poetry prizes, to write about “the meaning. Peter Viereck () was a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, critic, and historian.

He held the Kenan Chair in History at Mount Holyoke College and was known as one of America’s early leaders of conservatism. He was the recipient of Guggenheim fellowships both in history and : Transaction Publishers.

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Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Conservative Thinkers: From. His early book of poems Terror and Decorum received a Pulitzer Prize in Viereck’s prose books appeared during the s and 50s, and all of them are now available from Transaction in high-quality reprint editions with prefaces written by the author before his death in Try the new Google Books.

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Buy From Transaction Publishers; Peter Viereck Limited preview -   The year before, Peter Viereck had published his first book, "Metapolitics: From the Romantics to Hitler" (Knopf, ), a condemnation of Nazi ideology that traced its roots back to the.

by peter viereck GOD AND MAN AT YALE By William F. Buckley Jr. illiam Buckley, Yale '50 and as a senior the able editor of The Yale Daily News, has written a book that challenges political.

A reviewer once called Peter Viereck's thought "not common sense but inspired, electric common sense." This volume of Viereck's selected essays on poetry and on history, written between throughexemplifies this quality.

Its main theme is suggested in Viereck's coined phrase "strict. Across America today, conservatism is being hotly debated both across the political spectrum and within the conservative movement itself.

Much of the public debate is without definition or historical context. This history of conservatism by renowned historian, social critic, and poet Peter Viereck aims to meet the need for a concise, balanced picture of conservative thought in all its.

Viereck’s first book, a work of political and intellectual history, made a strong impression on reviewers. Books’ John Barnes called Metapolitics: From the Romantics to Hitler () “a corrosive analysis of some of the ideas of National Socialism.

It does as much as any book since the [Second World War] began to define the specifically German elements of what Mr. Viereck calls the ‘theology of nightmare.’”.

The result is a philosophical deconstruction that demonstrates why books arebefore Nazi barbarism was public knowledge, a young Peter Viereck published Metapolitics: From Wagner and the German Romantics to Hitler.

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In it, Viereck attacked. Peter Viereck's article argued for a "new conservatism" to counter the "storm of authoritarianism" in Europe and Moral relativism in the USA.

He claimed communism and nazism were utopian and would sanction the murder of oppositions (as in anti-semitism) and that liberalism shared a naive belief in progress and humanity's essential goodness.

Peter Viereck () was a seminal figure in American conservative thought as well as an award-winning poet and historian who won Guggenheim Fellowships in both poetry and history. Viereck wrote prolifically on politics and intellectual history, and published over a dozen collections of poetry, most recently Door: Poems ().

He won the poetry Pulitzer for a volume, Terror and Decorum (), and it was in the following year that he published Conservatism Revisited. One of those founders of the postwar conservative movement in America who marked out a different path was poet and historian Peter Viereck ().

While still in his twenties, Viereck authored a much-discussed article in the Atlantic Monthly (“But – I Am a Conservative!”. Conservatism Revisited: The Revolt Against Ideology, by Peter Viereck.

With a major new study of Peter Viereck and Conservatism by Claes G. Ryn (Transaction Publishers,pages) Development.In this pungent, witty and chaotic little book, Peter Viereck suggests that established laws, traditions and institutions are good and useful things, and that the cost of revolutionary change is.Author: Peter Viereck Publisher: Routledge ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF View: Get Books.

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