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On liberty ; and, the subjection of women

Author: John Stuart Mill; Alan Ryan
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin, 2006.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A prodigiously brilliant thinker who sharply challenged the beliefs of his age, the political and social radial John Stuart Mill was the most influential English-speaking philosopher of the nineteenth century. Regarded as one of the sacred texts of liberalism, his great work On Liberty argues lucidly that any democracy risks becoming a 'tyranny of opinion' in which minority views are suppressed if they do not  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mill, John Stuart, 1806-1873.
On liberty.
London ; New York : Penguin, 2006
(OCoLC)64311460
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Stuart Mill; Alan Ryan
ISBN: 9780141945613 0141945613 9781101488232 1101488239
OCLC Number: 1085907529
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2019. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (li, 248 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: On liberty --
The subjection of women.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Subjection of women.
Responsibility: John Stuart Mill ; edited by Alan Ryan.

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Presents two works by the political and social radical English-speaking philosopher. One is regarded as a sacred text of liberalism. The other stresses the importance of equality for the sexes. These  Read more...

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On Liberty remains a classic. . . . The present world would be better than it is if [MillAEs] principles were more respected. (Bertrand Russell)

 
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