Article: understanding the liberal mind: its strengths and weaknesses - all improvements, all creative ideas, all hope for a better world rests on the shoulders of the liberal mind best to.
Political weaknesses of liberal italy -italian foreign policy was aggressive but ineffective -pope didn't like new state + demanded church lands should be returned -pope denounced italian state and called liberalism a sin because it allowed religious freedom -small/tiny navy spent smallest amount on rearmament. Weakness of liberalism liberalism, as a widespread political ideology, came to the fore in the nineteenth century with an industrialised market economy order allowing free-trade between nations without government interference 1 it was at this time that classical liberalism ideals were first developed.
How did it further contribute to the weakness of the liberal state extension of franchise reduced number of liberal deputies became more reliant on catholics giolitti forced to offer further concessions to the catholic church angered socialists and anticlerical liberals withdrew support giolitti forced to resign. The liberal state in italy had many weaknesses and faced many problems in 1919 many were caused by ww1 such as, social, political and economic issues, several existed before the war such as the weaknesses of the political system already in place and the dividing legacy of unification.
Weaknesses: rely too much on government, higher taxes and bureaucracy to solve the nation's problems undermine the self-initiative that defines the american spirit lack solid stances and clear direction since liberalists believe society is in a constant state of growth and flunctuation. Nicolas sarkozy and the weakness of liberal democracy allegations that the former french president accepted millions from libyan dictator muammar qaddafi are uncomfortably relevant in the trump era.
The strengths and weaknesses of neoliberal theory will be indentified and brazil will be an example of the neoliberal approach, because in the 1980’s the brazilian government adopted neoliberalism, rejecting the keynesian policies of previous decades.