Writing Assignment #2
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Topic: James Sterba says that libertarian principles, when properly interpreted and
applied, support welfare rights. What is his argument for this surprising claim? Is it
In From Liberty to Wel
Political & Legal Philosophy
(Communitarianism and the Distribution of Health Care)
1. The aspect of community where members of a community provide for each other is what
distinguishes members from non-members, and is
Political and Legal Philosophy
Tutorial: Cohen on Capitalism and Freedom
1. What is the negative conception of freedom?
A negative conception of freedom includes
One cannot be forced to do what one cannot do, and one cannot do what one
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Prompt: A famous Liberal once said, Our fundamental right is the right to go to hell in our own
way. What does this mean? In what way does it express a Liberal sentiment? It it true?
In the context of politic
A famous Liberal once said, Our fundamental right is the right to go to hell in our own way.
What does this mean? In what way does it express a Liberal sentiment? It it true?
Principles of liberalism, n
Writing Assignment 1
Word Count: 1546
Prompt: Explain and critically assess Robert Paul Wolffs criticism of state authority.
In In Defense of Anarchism, Robert Paul Wolff addresses the concern of political
philosophers as to whether "the mo
PHI 133: Political and Legal Philosophy
The Distribution of Income by Milton Friedman
1. Comment on the $20 bill and the Robinson Crusoe stories. Would it be just for your friends to
compel you to share the $20? (Assume your f