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The constitution of equality

Thomas Christiano

The constitution of equality

democratic authority and its limits

by Thomas Christiano

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Equality -- Philosophy,
  • Democracy -- Philosophy,
  • Liberty -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementThomas Christiano.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC575 .C53 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination305 p. ;
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21557944M
    ISBN 100198297475
    ISBN 109780198297475
    LC Control Number2007049199

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