Fue escrito por Harold J Laski. Disfruta leyendo con salamicenas.es The rise of European liberalism.
These European derivatives of classical liberalism are found in centrist movements and parties as well as parties on the right and the left. The rise of democracy may well have contributed to liberalism's decline by aggravating an age-old feature of politics: the scramble for special privilege. Businesses, labor unions, farmers, bureaucrats, and other interest groups vied for state privileges — and found intellectual demagogues to rationalize their depredations. Liberalism - Liberalism - Liberalism in the 19th century: As an ideology and in practice liberalism became the preeminent reform movement in Europe during the 19th century.