John Stuart Mill: On Liberty (1859).

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Presents excerpts from and notes about "On Liberty," written in 1859 by English philosopher and economist John Stuart Mill (1806-1873), provided online by Paul Brians. Notes that the treatise argues that a danger with democracy is that the majority may deny liberty to individuals.

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While he is considered to be the greatest English intellectual of the 19th century, Mill (1806-1873) is often reduced to a set of parochial engagements with his"utilitarianism." In this ... Read full review

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