Today's ISMS Socialism, Capitalism, Fascism, Communism, and Libertarianism

ISBN-10: 0130257141

ISBN-13: 9780130257147

Edition: 11th 2000 (Revised)

List price: $87.40 Buy it from $12.35 Rent it from $21.12
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: A time-honored classic, this book provides thorough coverage of both theoretical and practical aspects of the major political and economic ideologies and value systems that shaped the twentieth century. It takes an in-depth look at Socialism, Capitalism, Fascism, Communism, and Libertarianism, and covers topics such as monetary policy, capitalism and democracy, cultural conservatism, the demise of the Soviet Union, and the Deng Era in China. For all those interested in the fields of comparative politics and economicsand the historical background that posed the major challenges and conflicts to the free way of life in the last 100 years.

Used Starting from $12.35
Rent Starting from $21.12
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Customers also bought


Book details

List price: $87.40
Edition: 11th
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 11/2/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 212
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Socialist History and Theory
Historical Background
Elements of Socialist Thought and Policy
Socialism in Practice
Social-Economic Changes and Reforms
The Decline of Socialism...and Its Rise?
For Further Reading
Capitalist Theory
Elements of Capitalism
Capitalism and Democracy
Twentieth Century Capitalism
Stresses and Strains in Modern Capitalism
The Rise of the Service Economy
The Mixed Economy
The Welfare State
Neoconservatism: Against the Welfare State
Deregulation of the Economy
Decentralization of Government
Privatization of Public Functions
Nationalist Foreign Policies
Cultural Conservatism
For Further Reading
Background of Fascism
Social Conditions of Fascism
Psychological Roots of Totalitarianism
Fascist Theory and Practice
Doctrine and Policy
Fascist Economics: The Corporate State
Spanish Fascism and Contemporary Fascism
Spanish Fascism
Spain: A New Era
Fascism Today
For Further Reading
Marxist-Leninist Theory
The Economic Interpretation of History
Dynamics of Social Change and Revolution
Marx's Humanism and the Concept of Alienation
From Marx to Lenin
Communism in the Soviet Union
The Early Years
The Economy
Military Strength and Detente
Party Control
The Demise of the Soviet Union
Communism in Eastern Europe
Chinese Communism
The Early Years of Chinese Communism
Mao's Doctrines
Communist Victory
The People's Republic
The Cultural Revolution
The Deng Era
For Further Reading
Libertarianism--An Emerging Ideology?
Philosophical Foundations of Libertarianism
Political Development of Libertarianism in the United States and Great Britain
For Further Reading
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.