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Volume 18  Number 3  •  Winter 2014
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Fearing Freedom
The Intellectual and Spiritual Challenge to Liberalism
By Peter J. Boettke
This article appeared in the Winter 2014 issue of The Independent Review

The absence of dominion and discrimination in human relationships is a cardinal feature of a free and just society, according to James Buchanan. If classical liberals emphasized this benefit, they would help assuage the public’s fears about having to take on greater responsibilities if the welfare state were repealed.

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Other Independent Review articles by Peter J. Boettke
    Fall 2017   A Legacy of Lies and Lost Souls
    Winter 2016   Pessimistically Optimistic about the Future
    Summer 2015   An Episodic History of Modern Fed Independence
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