Konservatismen [Conservatism]

Book Chapter

Syse, Henrik (2008) Konservatismen [Conservatism], in Amerikansk Politikk. (265–285).

What are the essential features of American Conservatism? How does it differ from (what is often called) Liberalism? And how is it distinguished from other forms of Conservatism? This article tries to answer these questions by highlighting a number of aspects of the political philosophy of conservatives in the United States.

Authors

Henrik Syse

Henrik Syse

Research Professor. Editor, Journal of Military Ethics

Editors

Bjørn Erik Rasch

Bjørn Erik Rasch

Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo