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9781856194747 / 1856194744

The Principle of Duty: An Essay on the Foundations of the Civic Order

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Publisher:Sinclair-Stevenson Ltd, 1994

Edition:Softcover

Language:English

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In a comprehensive survey of civic society, Selbourne stakes out the ground of new politics and ethics, founded not upon rights but upon duties: the duties of the citizen to society and of society to the citizen. The text contains a powerful criticism of the corrupted liberal order, of its rights, privileges, demands and aspirations, as well as setting the agenda for a new "civic social-ism" of the future. This volume carries Selbourne's ethical critique into the realms of political, philosophical writing, rooted in the classical tradition, but addressed directly to the ills of our time.

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