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Maurice Cranston

Maurice Cranston was Emeritus Professor of Political Science at the London School of Economics. Over a long and distinguished academic career he has taught at Harvard University, Dartmouth College, University of British Columbia, the Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington and the European University Institute. His many books include a three-volume biography of Rousseau, as well as John Locke: A Biography, What are Human Rights? and The Mask of Politics . Maurice Cranston died in November 1993.