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David Hume on English Liberty.

This is an excerpt from his History of England. Source: ¬†Online Library of Liberty, Liberty Fund, Inc.  

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David Hume

One of the best critiques of social contract theory: Of The Original Contract.

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David Hume

In this reading Hume argues that utility is the sole origin and moral foundation of justice. His argument here follows from his contention that justice exists because of our limited benevolence in a world of limited scarcity. ¬†In this reading … Continue reading

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