On Civil Liberty and Self-government
Lawbook Exchange, Limited, 2001 - 629 páginas
Widely read and used as a political science textbook, this is the best known of Lieber's work. He was a prominent political philosopher who helped lay the foundation for the study of political science in the United States. Renowned for his theory of civil liberty presented here, which combined an appreciation for the English concept of decentralized political institutions with the German idea of an overall national purpose, he bridged the intellectual gap between Europe and America. Enlarged edition in one volume, having first been published in two volumes in 1853. xiv, 629 pp.
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The reader will keep in mind that the framers of our constitution went out of their
way and preferred to appear inconsistent , rather than omit the enumeration of
those important liberties , that of conscience , as it is generally called , that of ...
Is it necessary to remind the reader that liberty has been lost quite as often from
false gratitude toward a personally popular man as from any other reason ?
Trustees , carefully looking around them , and conscious that they have to give an
Its genesis , as the reader well knows , was that , first , an individual acquired
absolute power by a conspiracy or coup d'état , then caused the people to vote
whether they would grant him plenary power to prescribe a constitution ; he
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DEFINITIONS OF LIBERTY
THE MEANING OF CIVIL LIBERTY
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