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John Rawls and Modern American Liberalism

Professor Garrett Ward Sheldon of the University of Virginia at Wise gives a 70-minute lecture on John Rawls and his book A Theory of Justice. John Rawls is considered one of the greatest political philosophers of the 20th century. Lecture … Continue reading

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A paradigm Burke vs Paine debate

On 3 November 2015, in a classic Burke-vs-Paine-style debate, Garrett Ward Sheldon, John Morton Beaty Professor of Political Science at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise engaged with Stewart Harris , Professor of Law at the Appalachian School of Law, … Continue reading

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