The Political Theory Of The American Founding

Author: Thomas G. West
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108179517
Size: 54.85 MB
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This book provides a complete overview of the American Founders' political theory, covering natural rights, natural law, state of nature, social compact, consent, and the policy implications of these ideas.

The Political Theory Of The American Founding

Author: Thomas G. West
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781316506035
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This book provides a complete overview of the American Founders' political theory, covering natural rights, natural law, state of nature, social compact, consent, and the policy implications of these ideas.

Natural Rights And The Right To Choose

Author: Hadley Arkes
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521812184
Size: 68.93 MB
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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.

Vindicating The Founders

Author: Thomas G. West
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780847685172
Size: 76.21 MB
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Describes the myths surrounding the Founding Father's political thought and contrasts their ideas of liberty and equality with today's views.

Natural Rights And The New Republicanism

Author: Michael P. Zuckert
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691059709
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In Natural Rights and the New Republicanism, Michael Zuckert proposes a new view of the political philosophy that lay behind the founding of the United States.

Natural Law And Natural Rights

Author: John Finnis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199599130
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This book uses contemporary analytical tools to provide basic accounts of values and principles, community and 'common good', justice and human rights, authority, law, the varieties of obligation, unjust law, and even the question of divine ...

The Political Philosophy Of Thomas Paine

Author: Jack Fruchtman Jr.
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801892848
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This is a very useful volume for new students of US political thought, as well as for scholars seeking a quick but illuminating overview of Paine's writings and philosophy.