Social Statics, Or The Conditions Essential to Human Happiness Specified, and the First of Them Developed

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D. Appleton and Company, 1871 - 523 sayfa
 

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This is, I believe, the last American printing of the first edition of "Social Statics" . . . until modern times. Included is an "Introductory Note" and a "New Preface," the former explaining Herbert ... Tam incelemeyi okuyun

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Herbert Spencer's first mature statement of his individualist liberalism. A classic of libertarian political thought, it is still worth reading today. Between the green boards of this edition one can ... Tam incelemeyi okuyun

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