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Neo-Liberal Ideology

History, Concepts and Policies

Rachel S. Turner

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Neo-liberalism has been one of the most influential ideologies since the Second World War. This book provides an original account of its intellectual foundations, development and conceptual configuration as an ideology.

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1. Introduction: Reinventing Liberal Ideology
I: Ideas in Context
2. Liberal Traditions
3. The 'Rebirth of Liberalism'
4. Reinventing the Liberal Agenda
II: Political Concepts
5. The Market: Against the State
6. Welfare: The Legitimacy of State Provision
7. The Constitution: Government and the Rule of Law
8. Property: Individualism and Ownership
9. Conclusion

About the Author

Rachel S. Turner is a Researcher at the Research Institute for Law, Politics and Justice at Keele University.