Written in response to Sir Robert Filmer’s Patriarcha (1680), the Discourses Concerning Government by Algernon Sidney (1623–1683) has been treasured for more than three centuries as a classic defense of republicanism and popular government.
Thomas G. West is Paul and Dawn Potter Professor of Politics, Hillsdale College.
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March 1996 | 6 x 9 | 645 pages
Foreword, bibliography, editor's note, index.