Polycentric Defenses against Domination
By Jayme Lemke
This article appeared in the Fall 2020 issue of The Independent Review.
Its easier for individuals to escape domination when they can choose among multiple, overlapping systems of governance. An illuminating example is the case of women in nineteenth-century America.
|Other Independent Review articles by Jayme Lemke
|Karen Vaughn: Building an Austrian Approach to Public Choice
|Chasing Equality: Womens Rights and U.S. Public Policy
|Elinor Ostrom: An Intellectual Biography