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By Nadia Urbinati,Alex Zakaras

The yr 2006 marked the 2 hundredth anniversary of John Stuart Mill's delivery. although his philosophical popularity has diversified vastly, it's now transparent that Mill ranks one of the such a lot influential smooth political thinkers. regardless of his enduring impact, the breadth and complexity of Mill's political suggestion is usually underappreciated. whereas his writings stay a touchstone for debates over liberty and liberalism, many different very important dimensions of his political philosophy have till lately been missed. This booklet goals to right such forget, by way of illustrating the breadth and intensity of Mill's political writings, via drawing jointly a set of essays whose authors discover underappreciated parts of Mill's political philosophy. The e-book exhibits how Mill's considering continues to be pertinent to our personal political lifestyles in 3 large components - democratic associations and tradition, liberalism, and overseas politics - and provides a severe reassessment of Mill's political philosophy in gentle of modern political advancements and transformations.

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