The American Founding And The Social Compact

Author: Ronald J. Pestritto
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739106655
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As this volume so convincingly argues, an understanding of social compact theory is essential for understanding the Founders' ideas about human nature, government and politics.

Natural Rights And The New Republicanism

Author: Michael P. Zuckert
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400821525
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The thesis of the original book can be quickly and easily put: with the American
founding emerged a new kind of politics constituted by a new commitment to the
philosophy of natural rights and dedicated to a new kind of republicanism based

Natural Rights And The Right To Choose

Author: Hadley Arkes
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521812184
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This book argues that the 'right to abortion' has shifted American politics away from the doctrine of natural rights held by the Founders.

The Natural Rights Republic

Author: Michael P. Zuckert
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By emphasizing the political philosophy -- as opposed political science -- underlying the founding of the United States, Zuckert breaks new ground in the field of America political science and sends the contemporary debates about redefining ...

Natural Rights Liberalism From Locke To Nozick Volume 22

Author: Ellen Frankel Paul
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521615143
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"The essays in this book have also been published, without introduction and index, in the semiannual journal Social philosophy & policy, volume 22, number 1"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references and index.

Liberty State Union

Author: Luigi Marco Bassani
Publisher: Mercer University Press
ISBN: 0881461865
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Bassani surveys Jefferson's views on the rights of man and state's rights — the core of all his political ideas.

History Of American Political Thought

Author: Bryan-Paul Frost
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739106242
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America's. Modernity: James. Wilson. on. Natural. Law. and. Natural. Rights.
Eduardo A. Velasquez There are at least two compelling reasons students of
American political thought ought to consider the writings of America's Scottish
Founding ...

A Culture Of Rights

Author: Michael James Lacey
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521446532
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The essays in this volume provide insights into the rights thinking and consciousness at the core of American political culture.