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Civil disobedience : on the duty of

Author: Henry David Thoreau
Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thoreau wrote Civil Disobedience in 1849. It argues the superiority of the individual conscience over acquiescence to government. Thoreau was inspired to write in response to slavery and the Mexican-American war. He believed that people could not be made agents of injustice if they were governed by their own consciences.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Thoreau, Henry David.
Civil Disobedience.
Waiheke Island : The Floating Press, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau
ISBN: 9781775412465 1775412466 9781775564058 1775564053
OCLC Number: 431336246
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand.
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Aug. 10, 2009).
"1849, original title: Resistance to Civil Government"--Page 3.
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 online resource (1 electronic document (35 pages))
Responsibility: Henry David Thoreau.
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Thoreau wrote Civil Disobedience in 1849. It argues the superiority of the individual conscience over acquiescence to government. Thoreau was inspired to write in response to slavery and the Mexican-American war. He believed that people could not be made agents of injustice if they were governed by their own consciences.

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