Individualism and Social Responsibility (Andrew R Cecil Lectures on Moral Values in a Free Society) by Andrew R. Cecil

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  • Ethics & moral philosophy,
  • Ethics (General),
  • Philosophy

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ContributionsGeorge Weigel (Contributor)
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Open LibraryOL10293444M
ISBN 100292711751
ISBN 109780292711754
OCLC/WorldCa30427429

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Viviene E. Cree, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Individual Responsibility. At its most simple, responsibility is concerned with individual or personal responsibility: individuals are responsible for themselves, their successes and failures.

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Individualism definition, a social theory advocating the liberty, rights, or independent action of the individual.

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the idea that freedom of thought and action for each person is the most important quality of a. Learn more. This book is about the inevitable conflict between American Individualism and the fact that humans are by nature social.

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This change hinges around two processes: globalization and individualization. The book demonstrates that individualization is a structural characteristic of highly differentiated societies, and does not imperil social cohesion, but actually makes it possible.

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