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Conscience, statecraft and time the problem of political community in Lincoln, Burke, and Rousseau by William S. Corlett

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  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Political and social views.,
  • Burke, Edmund, -- 1729-1797 -- Political and social views.,
  • Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, -- 1712-1778 -- Political and social views.,
  • Social contract.,
  • Political science -- Philosophy.,
  • Communities.,
  • State, The.

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StatementWilliam S. Corlett.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 331 leaves.
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16546361M

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