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Tibor R. Machan

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Tibor R. Machan (1939 - 2016) was a Hoover research fellow, Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, Auburn University, Alabama, and held the R. C. Hoiles Endowed Chair in Business Ethics and Free Enterprise at the Argyros School of Business & Economics, Chapman University.

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Truth in Philosophy

04/01/2011Libertarian Papers
I want to explore here whether there can be any truths in philosophy.


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Backing the Founders: The Case for Unalienable Individual Rights

12/17/2010Libertarian Papers
In this discussion I want to briefly reflect upon remarks from the Declaration of Independence.


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Discussion Note: Contemporary Philosophy Versus the Free Society

11/16/2010Libertarian Papers
Some would have it that we can have a philosophy of freedom without, well, a philosophy.


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A Problem with Aristotle's Ethical Essentialism

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08/10/2010Mises Daily Articles
Aristotle concedes too much to those who discriminate in favor of the purely intellectual, and he tends to denigrate the practical life.
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Milton Friedman and the Human Good

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06/07/2010Mises Daily Articles
To put it differently, morally significant action has to be freely chosen, not mere proper behavior.
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