In Defense of Property focuses on the importance of private property and its protection throughout history. Emphasizing the connection between property and propriety, Gottfried Dietze shows how the universal appreciation of property functions as an ethical institution, securing happiness under law and order.
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Gottfried Dietze is professor of political science at the Johns Hopkins University. He is the author of Youth, University, and Democracy, America's Political Dilemma: From Limited to Unlimited Democracy, In Defense of Property, and American Democracy: Aspects of Practical Liberalism, the latter available from Johns Hopkins.
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Book Description The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1971. Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Light rubbing and slight sunning to covers. ; Clean and tight. 1975 2nd printing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 284 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 35250
Book Description Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 1975. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Second Printing. A very well-written, scholarly discussion of the evolution of 'property' as a fundamental basis of freedom and genuine democracy, from earliest times to modern, and its evolutionary changes within the perceptions of various political systems and philosophies. Softcover, contains notes, bibliography, indexed, 275pp., the usual ex-lib markings. A very nice copy. Rare, especially in this condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 00012691
Book Description Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, 1971. Softcover. Book Condition: Good. 272 pages. Softcover. Good condition. SOCIOLOGY. Describes ethics, freedom, property, and civil rights in the U.S. Includes an Index. (Key Words: Sociology, Progress. Peace, Property, Civil Rights, Freedom, Democracy, Law, Constitutions, Aristocracy, Equality). book. Bookseller Inventory # 18843X1