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Civil Disobedience and the Liberator (Library Edition) by Wendy McElroy

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Published by Knowledge Products .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Politics/International Relations,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Unabridged Audio - Misc.Nonfiction,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights

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Edition Notes

ContributionsCraig Deitschman (Narrator), George H. Smith (Narrator), Bill An Middleton (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8107798M
ISBN 100786169877
ISBN 109780786169870

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Civil Disobedience discusses Thoreau’s arguments for civil disobedience: the deliberate violation of laws for reasons of conscience. Thoreau’s concept is based on the belief that no law should command blind obedience and that non-cooperation with unjust laws is both morally correct and socially beneficial. The Liberator was a leading voice for abolitionism in the nineteenth.   Civil disobedience is a symbolic or ritualistic violation of the law rather than a rejection of the system as a whole. The civil disobedient, finding legitimate avenues of change blocked or nonexistent, feels obligated by a higher, extralegal principle to break some specific law. It is because acts associated with civil disobedience are considered crimes, however, and known by actor and public. Resistance to Civil Government, called Civil Disobedience for short, is an essay by American transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau that was first published in In it, Thoreau argues that individuals should not permit governments to overrule or atrophy their consciences, and that they have a duty to avoid allowing such acquiescence to enable the government to make them the agents of . Civil Disobedience. By Henry David Thoreau. I heartily accept the motto, "That government is best which governs least"; and I should like to see it acted up to more rapidly and systematically. Carried out, it finally amounts to this, which also I believe- "That government is best which governs not at all"; and when men are prepared for it.

Civil Disobedience discusses Thoreau's arguments for civil disobedience: the deliberate violation of laws for reasons of conscience. Thoreau's concept is based on the belief that no law should command blind obedience and that non-cooperation with unjust laws is both morally correct and socially beneficial. The Liberator was a leading voice for abolitionism in the nineteenth century.   : Civil Disobedience and the Liberator (Knowledge Products) Giants of Political Thought Series (Audible Audio Edition): Wendy McElroy, George H. Smith, Craig Deitschmann, Bill Middleton, Ruth Sweet, Inc. Blackstone Audio: Audible Audiobooks5/5(1).   In the New Testament, the book of Acts records the civil disobedience of Peter and John towards the authorities that were in power at the time. After Peter healed a man born lame, Peter and John were arrested for preaching about Jesus and put in jail. The religious authorities were determined to stop them from teaching about Jesus; however. Civil Disobedience is Henry David Thoreau's argument for the deliberate violation of laws for reasons of conscience. Thoreau's concept is based on the belief that no law should command blind obedience, and that non-cooperation with unjust laws is both morally correct and socially beneficial.