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The beauty of this book is that the arguments are still relevant and directly applicable to the issues.
That the only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is prevent harm to others.
J.S. Mill has written the best promulgation of classical liberalism in his book "On Liberty" (OL).
I need to type in 17 words. Thus is stupid because there is nothing I'd like to say about the bookPublished 29 days ago by Lu Chen
Mill Takes the Utilitarian approach and as such leaves a few holes in his philosophy. At one point he made the claim that a person could be rightfully punished for not fulfilling... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Kenneth Andrews
Excellent book We don't seem to resemble the concepts herein nor adhere to this vision. Maybe some day our liberties will be reborn and the liberated will truly be free.Published 3 months ago by MIKE
On Liberty is simply timeless. I keep reading and rereading. This is by far my favorite book of all time.Published 5 months ago by Caitlin
If you're interested in the philosophical background of liberty and economics, this is it. John Stuart Mill is a classic.Published 6 months ago by md30144
When I began reading this book, I thought I would be unable to understand. But after I actually started to get into the book I realized how important and insightful Mill's ideas... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
Although written many years ago, this book still provides great insight into the political realm of today and the way our system is structured..Published 7 months ago by Edward E. Noneman
Needed book for class. As far as quality goes- book is brand new and as described - no comment on content of book however.Published 7 months ago by Scooby