Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Liberalism (Galaxy Books)” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
Liberalism
 
by
Leonard Trelawney Hobhouse
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Liberalism (Galaxy Books)

3.39  ·  Rating details ·  31 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Liberalism. LIBERALISM CHAPTER I BEFORE LIBERALISM - THE modern State is the distinctive product of unique civilization. But it is a product which is still in the making, and a part of the process is a struggle between new and old principles of social order. To understand the new, which is our main purpose, we must first cast a glance at the old. We must understand what th ...more
Kindle Edition
Published (first published 1911)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Liberalism, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Liberalism

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Michael Meeuwis
Jul 17, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Hobhouse is becoming one of my pet hobby-horses: one of the more amenable political thinkers you may not have heard of. This is Liberal Socialism, a type of political theory that (at present) seems well-primed to irritate the greatest number of people on both the contemporary life and right. On the other hand, its attempt to balance markets (typical of classical liberalism) with elements of socialism feels like a project we're still trying to sort out. Describing social "harmony" after Stalinism ...more
So Hakim
Public domain book from 1919. Basically overview on the history of liberal thought.
Tabitha
rated it it was ok
Sep 26, 2017
Robert
rated it liked it
May 31, 2013
Bryan
rated it it was amazing
May 10, 2007
Nick Lloyd
rated it really liked it
Aug 07, 2015
Andrei
rated it really liked it
Feb 06, 2016
Matthew Metcalf
rated it it was amazing
Dec 07, 2016
Tom Wolfe
rated it really liked it
Jun 05, 2017
Yngve Horvei
rated it it was ok
Jul 27, 2016
D Formby
rated it liked it
Jul 21, 2016
Wes
rated it liked it
Feb 13, 2014
Brian
rated it really liked it
Sep 08, 2012
Luke Field
rated it really liked it
Mar 28, 2014
Brais Lamela gómez
rated it liked it
Feb 20, 2016
Kelly
rated it liked it
Jun 20, 2009
Read Taylor
rated it liked it
Jan 27, 2017
Stephen
rated it really liked it
Mar 29, 2016
Ryan Lailvaux
rated it really liked it
Jul 18, 2017
Vincent
Great book - review later
Timothy
rated it it was ok
Apr 07, 2012
Nan Yang
rated it liked it
Nov 29, 2014
Lost Chromosome
rated it liked it
Aug 16, 2016
Gregg Hill
rated it it was amazing
Feb 19, 2015
Crystal
rated it liked it
Feb 09, 2014
Shawn
rated it did not like it
Aug 29, 2015
Mehrdad
rated it liked it
May 24, 2015
Haesung  Jeon
rated it liked it
Mar 25, 2014
Raymond
rated it liked it
May 31, 2013
Ahmed
rated it liked it
Aug 12, 2011
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Please note that works by this author have been printed using several variants of his name:

L.T. Hobhouse
L. T. Hobhouse
L T Hobhouse
Leonard T. Hobhouse

Because he is listed in The Encyclopedia of Philosophy, The Routledge Dictionary of Twentieth Century Political Thinkers, and The Fontana Dictionary of Modern Thinkers under the name 'Leonard Trelawney Hobhouse', all of his books have been brought tog
...more
More about Leonard Trelawney Hobhouse...

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »