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    • Just Freedom

    • A Moral Compass for a Complex World
    • By: Philip Pettit
    • Narrated by: Paul Cirzan
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    In this rigorous distillation of his political philosophy, Philip Pettit, author of the landmark work Republicanism, champions a simple standard for our most complex political judgments, offering a challenging ideal that nevertheless holds out a real prospect for social and democratic progress. Whereas many thinkers define freedom as the absence of interference—we are left alone to do as we please—Pettit demands that in their basic life choices free persons should not even be subject to a power of interference on the part of others.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Be aware that there is an error.

    • By NICOLAS on 03-27-14

    Regular price: $17.95

    • A Companion to Contemporary Political Philosophy

    • By: Philip Pettit, Robert E Goodin
    • Narrated by: Eric Michael Summerer
    • Length: 49 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Political philosophy has become an increasingly active area of research over the past four decades. In response to the growing interest in the field, this new edition of A Companion to Contemporary Political Philosophy has been extended significantly to include fifty–five chapters across two volumes written by some of today’s most distinguished scholars. Straddling analytic and continental philosophy, the first part of the Companion considers the contributions of economics, history, law, political science, international relations...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great read, idiotic narration

    • By Jason G. Cons on 09-21-13

    Regular price: $32.71