Anarchy, State, and Utopia

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Basic Books, 1974 - Political Science - 367 pages
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Winner of the 1975 National Book Award, this brilliant and widely acclaimed book is a powerful philosophical challenge to the most widely held political and social positions of our age--liberal, socialist, and conservative.

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User Review  - Brandon Lee - Goodreads

Drags on a bit toward the end but otherwise a terrific analysis. Very comprehendible and thorough. Very entertaining arguments. 5 stars for readability Read full review

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User Review  - Art - Goodreads

A well-articulated book arguing for a society with minimal state intervention. Libertarian minded individuals will likely agree with many of the author's arguments. Read full review

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About the author (1974)

Robert Nozick (1938-2002) was the Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Philosophy at Harvard University. The author of numerous books including The Examined Life and Philosophical Explanations, Nozick was the recipient of the National Book Award for Anarchy, State, and Utopia.

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