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Freedom, Rights, and Political Philosophy, Part 3

by George H. Smith on Feb 12, 2013

Smith discusses the distinction between political obligation and political allegiance, and how the problem of allegiance was the major concern of John Locke.

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Negative and Positive Liberty, Part 2

by George H. Smith on Dec 18, 2012

Smith discusses some of the problems in libertarian theory caused by the many different conceptions of liberty.