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Masters and Slaves free pdf This collection of essays sheds light on the writings of leading figures in the history of political philosophy by exploring a nexus of questions concerning mastery and slavery in the human soul. To this end, Masters and Slaves elucidates archetypal human alternatives in their import for political life: the philosopher and king- the lover of wisdom and the lover of glory- the king and the tyrant- and finally, the master and the slave.

About Michael L. Palmer

Michael Palmer is Professor of Political Science at the University of Maine. He is the author of Love of Glory and the Common Good: Aspects of the Political Thought of Thucydides (1992), and coeditor of Political Philosophy and the Human Soul: Essays in Memory of Allan Bloom (with Thomas L. Pangle).

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Author : Michael L. Palmer
Publisher : Lexington Books
Data Published : 28 May 2001
ISBN : 073910277X
EAN : 9780739102770
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 176 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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