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Ideologies and utopias the impact of the New Deal on American thought. by Arthur A. Ekirch

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Published by Quadrangle in Chicago .
Written in English


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Thomas More finished writing his Utopia originally in Latin in This scholarly masterpiece describes an imaginary society in two se­parate books, together with its various social-political institutions and everyday customs. Through the words of the experienced and over-intelligent sailor. Ideology and Utopia argues that ideologies are mental fictions whose function is to veil the true nature of a given society. They originate unconsciously in the minds of those who seek to stabilise a social order. Utopias are wish dreams that inspire the collective action of opposition groups which aim at the entire transformation of society. 1Review. Ideology and Utopia argues that ideologies are mental fictions whose function is to veil the true nature of a given society. They originate unconsciously in the minds of those who seek to stabilise a social order. Utopias are wish dreams that inspire the collective action of opposition groups which aim at the entire transformation of society.4/5(1).   Ideology, Utopias, Political science Publisher New York: Harcourt, Brace, London: Routlage & Kegan Paul Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English; GermanPages:

In popular usage both ideology and utopia have negative, and somewhat similar, connotations. Utopia is thought to imply something naively idealistic and, as a result, impossible to achieve due to the constraints of the ‘real world’ or because ‘human nature’ will get in the way. Ideology is also thought to imply being out of touch with the ‘real world’ by being blinkered by a set of Author: Lyman Tower Sargent. Book Description. Ideology and Utopia argues that ideologies are mental fictions whose function is to veil the true nature of a given society. They originate unconsciously in the minds of those who seek to stabilise a social order. Utopias are wish dreams that inspire the collective action of opposition groups which aim at the entire transformation of society.   Ideology and Utopia argues that ideologies are mental fictions whose function is to veil the true nature of a given society. They originate unconsciously in the minds of those who seek to stabilise a social order. Utopias are wish dreams that inspire the collective action of opposition groups which aim at the entire transformation of :   Ideology and Utopia argues that ideologies are mental fictions whose function is to veil the true nature of a given society. They originate unconsciously in the minds of those who seek to stabilise 1/5(1).