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The Nature of Social Laws: Machiavelli to Mill (Revised edition)

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The Nature of Social Laws: Machiavelli to Mill - Brown, Robert
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This volume is a study of the development of the idea that human social behaviour is governed by laws comparable to the laws of natural science. The author sets out to provide a clear account of the arguments put forward from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries about the nature and possibility of social laws. Although analytical rather than historical in approach, the discussions are always informed by a knowledge of the relevant context and sufficient detail is provided to characterise the views in question ...

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The Nature of Social Laws: Machiavelli to Mill 1986, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521338295

Revised edition

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The Nature of Social Laws: Machiavelli to Mill 1984, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780521257824

Hardcover