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Anarchy as Order

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This original and impressively researched book explores the concept of anarchy--"unimposed order"--as the most humane and stable form of order in a chaotic world. Mohammed A. Bamyeh traces the historical foundations of anarchy and convincingly presents it as an alternative to both tyranny and democracy. He shows how anarchy is the best manifestation of civic order, of a he ...more
ebook, 250 pages
Published May 16th 2009 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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When it comes to books on the topic of political philosophy, this is the first one I have read where I have read whole paragraphs and been so effected that I've got goosebumps.

You know that rare, beautiful, spooky feeling when you read something and it so meshes with what you think, yet it is so better expressed than you could ever have managed it?

This is what I experienced with this book.
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