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Panarchy: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?

MAX BORDERS, THE FREEMAN As you prepare for Voting Day (in the U.S.), check out this idea from one of the coolest Belgian thinkers you’ve...

The Four Kinds Of Democracy And Their Classification

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Six, Part 4, 350 B.C.E. Of the four kinds of democracy, as was said in the in the...

The Powers Of Government In Various Combinations: Intro

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Six, Part 1, 350 B.C.E. We have now considered the varieties of the deliberative or supreme power in...

Of Offices Or Magistrates In Governments

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Four, Part 15, 350 B.C.E. Next we will proceed to consider the distribution of offices; this too, being...

Of The Various Forms Of Deliberative Bodies In Governments

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Four, Part 14, 350 B.C.E. Having thus gained an appropriate basis of discussion, we will proceed to speak...

Aristotle: Power in the State

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library  Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Four, Part 4, 350 B.C.E. It must not be assumed, as some are fond of saying, that democracy...

The Supreme Power in the State: Aristotle’s Politics, Bk 4, Prt 2

The Moral Liberal, Classics Library  Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Four, Part 2, 350 B.C.E. In our original discussion about governments we divided them into three true forms:...

Locke, Milton, and Hume: Adams ‘Defense’ No. 54

Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States, Letter 54 My dear Sir, CHIMERICAL systems of legislation are neither new nor...

The Supreme Power in the State: Aristotle’s Politics, Bk 3, Prt 16

 The Moral Liberal, Classics Library  Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Three, Part 16, 350 B.C.E. At this place in the discussion there impends the inquiry respecting the king...

Congress: Adams ‘Defense’ No. 53

 Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States, Letter 52 Conclusion: Congress My dear Sir, BY the authorities and examples already recited,...

The Supreme Power in the State: Aristotle’s Politics, Bk 3, Prt 15

 The Moral Liberal, Classics Library  Aristotle: “Politics”, Book Three, Part 15, 350 B.C.E. Of these forms we need only consider two, the Lacedaemonian and the absolute...

Crotona & Pythagoras: Adams ‘Defense’ No. 49

Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States, Letter 49 Ancient Aristocratical Republics: Crotona. Pythagoras   My dear Sir, PYTHAGORAS, as well as Socrates,...

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