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Defining the Democrats

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  06 September 2018

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A public philosophy is the ectoplasm of a political party. Candidates represent die party, but, in a larger sense, they are epiphenomenal; if die parry's principles and organizing concepts are shopworn, even die most presentable candidate will have difficulty transcending diem. In such cases victory is not impossible, just unwarranted.

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Copyright © Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs 1984

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