The family and the political self

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Having children is the most common aim among human beings. The Family and the Political Self aims to capture the insights that can be gleaned from taking this truth seriously. One truth is that human beings may not be as self-interested as is commonly supposed. In this book, Laurence Thomas argues that the best construal of the political self reflects this truth.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages184
ISBN (Electronic)9781139173391
ISBN (Print)052167011x, 9780521854177
StatePublished - Jan 1 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Arts and Humanities


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