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224 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197568804


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Liberal States, Authoritarian Families

Childhood and Education in Early Modern Thought

Rita Koganzon

  • Develops a new account of liberal authority by attending to the problem of childhood
  • Brings three central canonical thinkers--Hobbes, Locke, and Rousseau--into extended dialogue with each other and provides new interpretations of their work on education and the family
  • Demonstrates how authority is necessary for liberalism

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