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Russell KirkAmerican Conservative$
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Bradley J. Birzer

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780813166186

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813166186.001.0001

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The Center Cannot Hold

The Center Cannot Hold

(p.325) 9 The Center Cannot Hold
Russell Kirk

Bradley J. Birzer

University Press of Kentucky

This chapter considers Kirk’s most important critics and his responses to their criticisms. In particular, it examines the challenges from libertarians, Randians, and neoconservatives. It especially considers Kirk’s rejection of any form of American empire.

Keywords:   Ayn Rand, Harry Jaffa, Walter Berns, Garry Wills, Frank S. Meyer, Midge Decter

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