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Was Thomas Jefferson a Plagiarist?

by George H. Smith on Nov 15, 2011

Jefferson drew on a rich intellectual tradition when he drafted the Declaration of Independence. But did he also draw directly from contemporary works?

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Is Contractarianism Serious (Or Just Clever)?

by Miles Pope on Nov 21, 2011

Pope deconstructs “Contractarianism” - the belief that the principles of justice and morality are not developped simply from intuition.