Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

sign up for Boomerang Books BulletinGet Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Robert Nozick by Ralf M. Bader

In 1974, Robert Nozick's book Anarchy, State, and Utopia moved libertarianism from a relatively neglected subset of political philosophy to the center of the discipline, as one of the most cogent critiques of social democracy and egalitarian liberalism. Nozick developed a rights-based account of libertarianism to show that a minimal state can legitimately arise, that nothing more than a minimal state is justified, and that the minimal state is not only morally right, but can also be an inspiring 'meta-utopia'. This volume presents Nozick's contributions to political philosophy in the context of his work in analytical philosophy. It also provides a biography of Nozick and considers the initial reception and long-term influence of his work.

Buy Robert Nozick by Ralf M. Bader from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781441180094
ISBN-10: 1441180095
Format: Paperback
Pages: 160
Imprint: Continuum Publishing Corporation
Publisher: Continuum Publishing Corporation
Publish Date: 26-Sep-2013
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Robert Nozick by Ralf M. Bader

Book Reviews - Robert Nozick by Ralf M. Bader

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Robert Nozick book by Ralf M. Bader and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Ralf M. Bader

Ralf M. Bader read Philosophy, Politics and Economics at the University of Oxford (St Edmund Hall), gaining a First Class degree. Having completed an MLitt in Philosophy with Distinction at the University of St Andrews, he is now working on his PhD at St Andrews and is currently a visiting researcher in the Philosophy Department at Stanford University.

Books By Ralf M. Bader

Robert Nozick by Ralf M. Bader
Hardback, July 2010
$126.00 $140.00
Cambridge Companion to Nozick's Anarchy, State, and Utopia by Ralf M. Bader
Hardback, September 2011
$101.66 $112.95
Highest Good in Aristotle and Kant by Ralf M. Bader
Hardback, May 2015
$88.16 $97.95