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Oppression and liberty.

by Simone Weil

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Socialism

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Oppression et liberté.

    StatementTranslated by Arthur Wills & John Petrie. Introd. by F. C. Ellert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX266 .W3813 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5308679M
    LC Control Number72092284

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Liberty is maximized when government offers full protection, but without moving into oppression. It thus becomes clear that the significant factor in government policy, and the liberty it produces, is the Degree of Government Intervention.

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It is much misused, and sometimes not innocently.Simone Adolphine Weil (/ v eɪ /; French: [simɔn vɛj] (); 3 February – 24 August ) was a French philosopher, mystic, and political mathematician André Weil was her brother. After her graduation from formal education, Weil became a teacher.

She taught intermittently throughout the s, taking several breaks due to poor health and to devote herself to political.