Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 September 2008

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780199551040

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Political Obligations

George Klosko

  • Provides the fullest defense of a theory of political obligation based on the principle of fairness, which is widely viewed as the strongest thory of obligation currently available
  • Research based on small focus groups and the study of judicial decisions in three different liberal democracies
  • First in-depth study of popular attitudes towards political obligations and how these are viewed by the state