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Anarchy, state, and utopia

Author: Robert Nozick
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [1974]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Presents arguments in support of the author's libertarian views on the nature of the state, its legitimate functions, and its justifications.

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Genre/Form: Utopias
Nurses Instruction
Utopian fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nozick, Robert.
Anarchy, state, and utopia.
New York : Basic Books, [1974]
Named Person: Bürger
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Nozick
ISBN: 0465002706 9780465002702 0465097200 9780465097203
OCLC Number: 1117735
Awards: National Book Award in Contemporary Affairs, 1975.
Description: xvi, 367 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: ch. 1. Why state-of-nature theory --
ch. 2. State of nature --
ch. 3. Moral constraints and the state --
ch. 4. Prohibition, compensation, and risk --
ch. 5. State --
ch. 6. Further considerations on the argument for the state --
ch. 7. Distributive justice --
ch. 8. Equality, envy, exploitation, etc. --
ch. 9. Demoktesis --
ch. 10. Framework for utopia.
Responsibility: Robert Nozick.
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In this brilliant and widely acclaimed book, winner of the 1975 National Book Award, Robert Nozick challenges the most commonly held political and social positions of our ageliberal, socialist, and  Read more...


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