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Enquiry Concerning Political Justice and its Influence on Morals and Happiness is a 1793 book by the philosopher William Godwin, in which the author outlines his political philosophy. It is the first modern work to expound anarchism. Godwin began thinking about Political Justice in 1791, after the publication of Thomas Paine's Rights of Man in response to Edmund Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790).
ON. MORALS AND HAPPINESS. VOL I. LONDON: . ATSON, 5 PAUL'S ALLEY, PATERNOSTER ROW. 1842. Few works of literature are held to be of more general use, than those which treat in a methodical and elementary way of the principles of science
To a rational being there can be but one rule of conduct, justice, and one mode of ascertaining that rule, the exercise of his understanding.
To a rational being there can be but one rule of conduct, justice, and one mode of ascertaining that rule, the exercise of his understanding. Godwin's Political Justice is the founding text of philosophical anarchism. Written in the immediate aftermath of the French Revolution, it exemplifies the political optimism felt by many writers and intellectuals
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An Enquiry Concerning Political Justice (Oxford World's Classics) Paperback.
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Dispassionate enquiry, not bitterness and resentment, is the parent of reform. The wise man will avoid persecution, because a protracted life, and an unfettered liberty, are likely to enable him to produce a greater sum of good. Enquiry Concerning Political Justice. Last updated November 19, 2019.