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A vindication of the rights of men

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1996.
Series: Great books in philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Refutes Edmund Burke's assertions, in "Reflections on the Revolution in France", that human liberties are an "entailed inheritance", that the alliance between Church and state is necessary for civil order, and that civil authority should be restricted to men "of permanent property". Rather, liberties are rights which all human beings "inherit at their birth, as rational creatures".
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Edmund Burke
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft
ISBN: 1573921068 9781573921060
OCLC Number: 35086108
Notes: Originally published: London : J. Johnson, 1790.
Description: 97 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Great books in philosophy.
Responsibility: Mary Wollstonecraft.

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Refutes Edmund Burke's assertions, in "Reflections on the Revolution in France", that human liberties are an "entailed inheritance", that the alliance between Church and state is necessary for civil order, and that civil authority should be restricted to men "of permanent property". Rather, liberties are rights which all human beings "inherit at their birth, as rational creatures".

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