A Brief History of Liberty (Brief Histories of Philosophy) by David Schmidtz,Jason Brennan

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By David Schmidtz,Jason Brennan

via a fusion of philosophical, social clinical, and old equipment, A short background of Liberty offers a complete, philosophically-informed portrait of the elusive nature of 1 of our such a lot loved beliefs.

  • Offers a succinct but thorough survey of private freedom
  • Explores the real that means of liberty, drawing philosophical classes approximately liberty from history
  • Considers the writings of key ancient figures from Socrates and Erasmus to Hobbes, Locke, Marx, and Adam Smith
  • Combines philosophical rigor with social clinical analysis
  • Argues that liberty refers to a variety of similar yet particular rules instead of restricting the idea that to at least one definition

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