Although a popular success, the automobile is often denounced for creating smog, congestion and suburban sprawl. Whatever the merits of these charges, the automobile deserves to be defended vigorously because it complements personal autonomy: the distinctively human capacity to be self-directing.
|Other Independent Review articles by Loren E. Lomasky|
|Spring 2009||Wealth and Poverty in the Liberal Tradition|
|Winter 1997||What Do People Really Want? Timur Kurans Private Truths, Public Lies|