Journal of Libertarian Studies

Toward a Libertarian Theory of Guilt and Punishment for the Crime of Statism

The Journal of Libertarian Studies

This paper is an attempt to combine the insights of Van Creveld (1999) concerning statism with libertarian theory in order to forge a theory of justified punishment for the crime of engaging in statist, governmental or other gangster activity.

Volume 22, Number 1 (2011)


Block, Walter. “Toward a Libertarian Theory of Guilt and Punishment for the Crime of Statism.” Journal of Libertarian Studies 22, No. 1 (2011): 665–675.

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