|aIn defense of the West :|bAmerican values under siege /|cby Donald J. Devine.
|aLanham, Md. :|bUniversity Press of America,|cc2004.
|axii, 167 p. ;|c23 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aContesting world traditions -- Making tradition rational and scientific -- The Western vision -- American values and institutions -- Early constitutional issues -- Community, government, and individual responsibility -- The market, freedom, and spontaneous order -- Market and democratic decay -- American government and political equality -- Social justice in America -- Business and work responsibility -- Values, citizenship, and the good society -- Epilogue.