By David Schmidtz
Via a fusion of philosophical, social clinical, and historic tools, a short historical past of Liberty presents a finished, philosophically-informed portrait of the elusive nature of 1 of our so much loved ideals.Offers a succinct but thorough survey of private freedomExplores the genuine that means of liberty, drawing philosophical classes approximately liberty from historyConsiders the writings of key ancient figures from Socrates and Erasmus to Hobbes, Locke, Marx, and Adam SmithCombines philosophical rigor with social clinical analysisArgues that liberty refers to a variety of comparable yet particular rules instead of proscribing the concept that to 1 definition
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