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Political thought of Henry David Thoreau : privatism and the practice of philosophy / Jonathan McKenzie.

McKenzie, Jonathan, (author.).
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Subject: Political science.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 0813166322
  • ISBN: 9780813166322
  • ISBN: 9780813166315
  • ISBN: 0813166314
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : The University Press of Kentucky, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The philosophical risks of politics -- Reflective simplification: the questions of a philosophical life -- Poverty eternal -- Life near the bone -- Wildness: the phenomenology of freedom -- How to mind your own business -- The fullness of life.
Summary, etc.: This work provides a fresh interpretation of Henry Thoreau's political theory through a comprehensive interpretation of public and private writings. While recent critics have opened new vistas in Thoreau interpretation, little attention has been paid to Thoreau's journals and correspondence.
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