Community, class and Bosanquet's ‘new state’

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Abstract:

A consideration of Bosanquet's treatment of ‘community’ and ‘class’ draws attention to radical dimensions of his political and social thinking. These features of Bosanquet's thought were part of a more broad-ranging attempt to formulate an account of a revitalized state that would be central to the life of a democratic community. This distinctly modern state would play an important role in promoting a progressive political culture which transcended the dichotomy between individual and social life that was a feature of Victorian liberalism and of the social democratic discourses that sought to supplant it.

Keywords: Bosanquet; Sorel; class; community; guild socialism; neighborhood; pauperism; state; syndicalism

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: School of Political Science and International Relations, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington, New Zealand. Email:john.morrow@vuw.ac.nz

Publication date: January 1, 2000

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