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The Resource Liberating judgment : fanatics, skeptics, and John Locke's politics of probability, Douglas John Casson

Liberating judgment : fanatics, skeptics, and John Locke's politics of probability, Douglas John Casson

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Liberating judgment : fanatics, skeptics, and John Locke's politics of probability
Title
Liberating judgment
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fanatics, skeptics, and John Locke's politics of probability
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Douglas John Casson
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Language
eng
Summary
Examining the social and political upheavals that characterized the collapse of public judgment in early modern Europe, Liberating Judgment offers a unique account of the achievement of liberal democracy and self-government. The book argues that the work of John Locke instills a civic judgment that avoids the excesses of corrosive skepticism and dogmatic fanaticism, which lead to either political acquiescence or irresolvable conflict
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Liberating judgment : fanatics, skeptics, and John Locke's politics of probability, Douglas John Casson
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Liberating judgment : fanatics, skeptics, and John Locke's politics of probability, Douglas John Casson
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7rw9g
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Great Recoinage -- I.U nsettling judgment: knowledge, belief, and the crisis of authority -- II. A bandoning judgment: montaignian skeptics and Cartesian fanatics -- III. R eworking reasonableness: the authoritative testimony of nature -- IV. Forming judgment: the transformation of knowledge and belief -- V. Liberating judgment: freedom, happiness, and the reasonable self -- VI. Enacting judgment: dismantling the divine certainty of Sir Robert Filmer
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1 online resource (x, 285 pages)
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online
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9781400836888
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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