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Liberalism

The philosophy that one ought to be able to do what one would like provided it does not hurt another person. It was conceived in the 19th century primarily as an economic and social philosophy espousing religious liberty, the free market, and capitalism. In the 20th century, it became associated with the left, especially in the United States, due to a concern for social justice. As a result, a liberal tends to favor regulation of private enterprise. However, adherents to what is sometimes called "19th-century liberalism" or "European liberalism" are presumably more amenable to the free market.
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Specification (3) reveals that females, those with higher household income, those who are politically liberal, and those with advanced degrees are more likely to be aware of fair trade.
Some of these senators were politically liberal, but came from religious backgrounds that had firm, clear teachings on abortion, and they often found it difficult to reconcile their political and religious beliefs.
He reviews three politically liberal books denying media liberal bias versus one conservative book affirming it, and rushes to a judgment favoring political liberals.
This decline came coupled with an increase of those freshmen who self-identified as politically liberal.
However, feminists were seen in less positive terms than the typical woman and were described as much more assertive and politically liberal.
Maryland has a reputation as being one of the most politically liberal states in the nation.
Politically liberal, he was increasingly radicalized during his ministry, eventually becoming a supporter of the early Labour Party and "the most radical of the bishops" (3) on the English bench.
The Culture of Disbelief is a wake-up call to the antireligious among the politically liberal.
Although it is true that civil servants and teaching groups took a politically liberal stand on many issues, they could (and can) be quite conservative in defending their positions acquises and in their endless wrangling over their conventions collectives and their statuts.
So, baldly stated, I thought Six Degrees panders to its carefully targeted audience of politically liberal upper-middle-class professionals by egregiously flattering them under the guise of satire, Further, the plot draws a similitude between the rich whites who are taken in by the black con man's charms and a poor actor from Utah who is seduced and sodomized by the con man, and who then, finding himself abandoned, commits suicide.
Radishchev's politically liberal book, Puteshestviye iz Peterburga v Moskvu (A Journey from Petersburg to Moscow, 1790), created a sensation during the reign of Catherine the Great.
The more politically liberal the consumer, the more likely they are to respond positively to these principles.

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