Rights and the Common Good by Amitai Etzioni
The Communitarian Perspective

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This is a provocative new book that examines the relationship between individual rights and social responsibilities. The book's thirty essays explore the foundations of communitarian thought as well as the implications of communitarian ideas for contemporary public and social policy. The essays also discuss how communities can be strengthened and consider how society can be more responsive to the needs of individuals and communities.

About Amitai Etzioni

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Amitai Etzioni is the Director of the Institute for Communitarian Policy Studies at the George Washington University in Washington D.C. He has authored twenty-two books.
Published November 15, 1994 by Cengage Learning. 293 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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