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Libertarianism A Political Philosophy for Tomorrow by John Hospers

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Published by Authors Choice Press .
Written in English


  • Social & political philosophy,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political,
  • Political Ideologies - Conservatism & Liberalism,
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Number of Pages502
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ISBN 100595472451
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