The Journal of Libertarian Studies

Terri Schiavo

JournalsJanuary 1, 2011
The case of Terri Schiavo is almost as controversial as it is tragic.The controversy? Her husband is adamant that the doctors pull the plug on Terri, and her parents are just as determined to keep her alive.

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Rejoinder to Hoppe on Immigration

JournalsJanuary 1, 2011
The present paper is the continuation of an intra-libertarian debate over immigration.

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Contra Spooner

JournalsJuly 31, 2006
The inability of modern philosophers to furnish any kind of argument for the maintenance of a government is a notorious weakness. In Lysander Spooner's writings, it becomes an odd strength. Throughout such writings as No Treason, A Letter to Thomas F. Bayard , and "Natural Law,"...

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Punishment and Proportionality: the Estoppel Approach

JournalsMarch 1, 1998
No doubt punishment serves many purposes. It can deter crime and prevent the offender from committing further crimes. Punishment can even rehabilitate some criminals, if it is not capital. It can satisfy a victim’s longing for revenge, or his relatives’ desire to avenge. Punishment can...

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Robert Danneskjöld

PROFILE

Robert Danneskjöld is a pen name for a former Loyola University of New Orleans student studying under Dr. Walter Block.

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Kenneth Michael White

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Kenneth Michael White is assistant professor of Political Science and Criminal Justice at Kennesaw State University.

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Brian Shea

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Brian Shea is a financial analyst for a large retail brokerage firm. He has a MBA from Washington University in St. Louis and a BA from Loyola University New Orleans.

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Albert Esplugas

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Albert Esplugas is a founding member of the Instituto Juan de Mariana, Madrid, Spain.

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Gustavo Marqués

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Gustavo Marqués is professor of Methodology of Economic Sciences and Epistemology of Economics at the School of Economic Sciences at the University of Buenos Aires and also professor of Philosophy at the School of Economic Sciences at the University Lomas de Zamora.

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Carl Jakobsson

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Carl Jakobsson has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Gothenburg....

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