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The death of common sense : how law is suffocating America

Author: Philip K Howard
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Distressing, disturbing, devastatingly detailed--this examination of how modern laws are diminishing America exposes the drawbacks of rule-bound government, tells why nothing gets done, reveals the phony pretensions of law, and shows why well-intentioned laws have actually devalued rights. In short, this book demonstrates how the buck never stops and how well-meaning laws are creating a nation of enemies.--From  Read more...
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Howard, Philip K.
Death of common sense.
New York : Random House, ©1994
(OCoLC)621639212
Online version:
Howard, Philip K.
Death of common sense.
New York : Random House, ©1994
(OCoLC)631071369
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Howard
ISBN: 0679429948 9780679429944
OCLC Number: 31010960
Description: 202 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Philip K. Howard.
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Distressing, disturbing, devastatingly detailed--this examination of how modern laws are diminishing America exposes the drawbacks of rule-bound government, tells why nothing gets done, reveals the phony pretensions of law, and shows why well-intentioned laws have actually devalued rights. In short, this book demonstrates how the buck never stops and how well-meaning laws are creating a nation of enemies.--From publisher description.

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