Isaiah Berlin

in Liberty

Published in print March 2002 | ISBN: 9780199249893
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191598807 | DOI:

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… l’on immole à l’être abstrait les êtres réels; l’on offre au peuple en masse l’holocauste du peuple en détail.

Benjamin Constant, De l’esprit de conquête1

1 ‘Real beings are sacrificed to an abstraction; individual people are offered up in a holocaust to people as a collectivity.’ ...

Chapter.  23141 words. 

Subjects: Political Theory

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