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The political thought of Henry David Thoreau : privatism and the practice of philosophy

Author: Jonathan McKenzie
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Shunning grand abstractions and cosmopolitanism in favor of the wonders of daily life, Thoreau's work provides a critique of political and social life that seeks to restore the wholeness of the human  Read more...

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Named Person: Henry David Thoreau
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan McKenzie
ISBN: 9780813166308 0813166306
OCLC Number: 965198347
Description: 1 vol . (205 p.) : couv. ill., portr. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Jonathan McKenzie.

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"McKenzie's nuanced, provocative analysis reveals Thoreau as a multifaceted philosopher who brilliantly wrestled with the complexities of ethical participation in modern democracy." -- Northern Read more...

 
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