Reading Group: Two Concepts of Liberty by Isaiah Berlin

March 2, 2015 by  
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On Thursday, February 26 the Common Sense Society hosted a Reading Group featuring “Two Concepts of Liberty” by Isaiah Berlin. “Isaiah Berlin (1909–97) was a British philosopher, historian of ideas, political theorist, educator and essayist. For much of his life he was renowned for his conversational brilliance, his defence of liberalism, his attacks on political […]

Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville

June 21, 2010 by  
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A discussion of Alexis de Tocqueville’s Democracy In America, Vol. II, Book 3: “Influence of Democracy on Manners, Properly So Called” led by Randy Grinnan. Reading Group discussions are held monthly in English and last approximately 1.5 hours.