Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau

Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau

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by Henry David Thoreau
     
 

Civil Disobedience is an essay first published in 1849 by Henry David Thoreau. Thoreau was motivated to write Civil Disobedience in part because of his disgust with slavery and the Mexican American War. In Civil Disobedience Thoreau argues that individuals should not permit governments to overrule their consciences.

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Civil Disobedience is an essay first published in 1849 by Henry David Thoreau. Thoreau was motivated to write Civil Disobedience in part because of his disgust with slavery and the Mexican American War. In Civil Disobedience Thoreau argues that individuals should not permit governments to overrule their consciences.

The essay Civil Disobedience is also referred to as On the Duty of Civil Disobedience as well as Resistance to Civil Government.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014866088
Publisher:
Balster Publishing
Publication date:
08/12/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
28 KB

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