Enquiry concerning political justice and its influence on morals and happiness by William Godwin

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  • Political science -- Early works to 1800,
  • Political ethics -- Early works to 1800

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Statementby William Godwin.
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The benefits of political justice will best be understood, if Benefits of political justice. we consider society in the most comprehensive view, taking into our estimate the erroneous institutions by which the human mind has been too often checked in its career, as well as those Edition: current; Page: [28] BOOK I.

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Book IV: Of the Operation of Opinion in Societies and Individuals Book V: Of the Legislative and Executive Powers Book VI: Of Opinion Considered as a Subject of Political Institution.

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Book I: Of the Powers of Man Considered in His Social Capacity; Book II: Principles of Society; Book III: Principles of Government; Book IV: Of the Operation of Opinion in Societies and Individuals.

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