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European Republicanism: the past and the Potential

Pettit, Philip


In this paper, I provide a sketch of the European republican view of freedom and government, marking out its appearance and development in Ireland. And then, looking forward, I highlight the potential of this long, shared tradition of thinking for contemporary politics. As a philosophy of government, I argue, neo-republicanism offers a very attractive alternative to the neo-liberalism that has been recently dominant in policy circles.1 The paper is in three main sections. In the first, I...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Book chapter


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