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Critique of freedom : the central problem of modernity

Author: Otfried Höffe; Nils F Schott; ProQuest (Firme)
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The University of Chicago Press, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Otfried Höffe; Nils F Schott; ProQuest (Firme)
ISBN: 9780226465906 022646590X 9780226466064 022646606X
OCLC Number: 1249694750
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (331 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preface 1. Putting Freedom and Modernity to the TestPart I: Freedom from Natural Constraints 2. External Cultivation: Technology 3. Medicine 4. Inner Cultivation: Education to FreedomPart II: Freedom in Economy and Society 5. Enlightened Liberalism 6. Free Market: Vision or Illusion? 7. Justice in the Name of Freedom 8. Free SocietyPart III: Science and Art 9. Knowledge and Freedom 10. Freedom and Creativity: ArtPart IV: Political Freedom 11. Constitutional Democracy 12. Liberties 13. Minimal Citizen, State Citizen, World Citizen 14. Sovereignty in an Age of Globalization 15. A Liberal Global OrderPart V: Personal Freedom 16. A New Conflict of the Faculties 17. Personal Autonomy 18. On the Price of Freedom 19. Retrospection: Freedom and Modernity Notes Index
Responsibility: OtfriedHöffe ; translated by Nils F. Schott.


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"Hoeffe presents a sophisticated defense of the role of the idea of freedom, assessing it in a number of dimensions: natural, economic-social, artistic and scientific, political, and Read more...

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