The Tale of the Slave

This is a remix, no copyright intended. “The Tale of the Slave” features in Robert Nozick‘s book, “Anarchy, State and Utopia” Consider the following sequence of cases, which we shall call the Tale of the Slave, and imagine it is about you. There is a slave completely at the mercy of his brutal master’s whims. […]

Anarchy, State, and Utopia

Anarchy, State, and Utopia is a 1974 book by the American political philosopher Robert Nozick. It won the 1975 U.S. National Book Award incategory Philosophy and Religion, has been translated into 11 languages, and was named one of the “100 most influential books since the war” (1945–1995) by the U.K. Times Literary Supplement. In opposition to […]