Books By: Shaftesbury, Anthony Ashley Cooper, Third Earl of

characteristicks of men manners opinions times

Characteristicks of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times By Anthony Ashley Cooper, Third Earl of Shaftesbury
Foreword by Douglas Den Uyl

Political Thought

The Liberty Fund edition of Characteristicks presents the complete 1732 text of this classic work of philosophy and political theory. Also included are faithful reproductions of the stirring engravings that Shaftesbury designed to facilitate the reader’s consideration of his meditations on the interrelationships among truth, goodness, beauty, virtue, liberty, responsibility, society, and the state.