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General Theory of Authority

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ISBN-10: 0268010048

ISBN-13: 9780268010041

Edition: 1962 (Reprint)

Authors: Yves R. Simon, Vukan Kuic

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A General Theory of Authority was first printed in 1962 and is a classic treatment of authority and its relation to justice, life, truth, and order. In recent years, authority has been seen as an enemy of freedom, autonomy, and development. In this book, the renowned philosopher Yves R. Simon, himself a passionate proponent of liberty, analyzes the idea of authority and definds it as an essential concomitant of liberty. Simon sees authority as the catalyst necessary to bring together the seemingly disparate demands of liberty on one hand and order on the other.   Simon's perceptive discussion of how authority differs from law enables him to highlight the effective and personal role that…    
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Book details

List price: $25.00
Copyright year: 1962
Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date: 2/28/1991
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 5.00" wide x 8.00" long x 0.40" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English