Nature and Freedom
By Louis E. Wolcher
This article appeared in the Fall 2004 issue of The Independent Review


Policy debates about environmentalism, development, and free-market capitalism often revolve around conflicting understandings of the relationship between nature and freedom. Fortunately, a nearly forgotten philosophical tradition—from pre-Socratic Greece—gives us useful ideas for clarifying these debates by offering a thoughtful approach to the question, What exactly is nature?

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