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J. S. Mill by John Stuart Mill
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Mill was one of the founders of the modern ideas of liberty and liberalism. While his language and some of his examples betray him as a product of his time, his arguments for the greatest possible personal liberty and also the limit on liberty necessary for a cohesive society remain cogent and pertinent.
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