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Author Stilz, Anna, 1976-

Title Liberal loyalty [electronic resource] : freedom, obligation, and the state / Anna Stilz.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2009.

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Description 1 online resource (ix, 230 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Authority -- Democracy -- Political obligation and justice -- Freedom and culture in Rousseau -- Nationalism or patriotism? -- Democracy as collective action -- Conclusion.
Summary Drawing on Kant, Rousseau, and Habermas, Stilz argues that we owe civic obligations to the state if it is sufficiently just, and that constitutionally enshrined principles of justice in themselves are grounds for obedience to our particular state and for democratic solidarity with our fellow citizens.
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Subject Citizenship.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Stilz, Anna, 1976- Liberal loyalty. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2009 9780691139142 (DLC) 2008040053 (OCoLC)253841291
ISBN 9781400830701 (electronic bk.)
1400830702 (electronic bk.)