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Author Ferguson, Kennan, 1968-

Title All in the family : on community and incommensurability / Kennan Ferguson
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 199 pages)
Contents Familial intensities -- The functioning family -- Communities against politics -- Silence: a politics -- I [heart] my dog -- The spaces of disability -- Familiar languages
Summary Ferguson starts with the commonplace assumption within political philosophy that the family provides the ideal model for political association. Yet families are not necessarily harmonious units. Ferguson takes up several situations to think about how familial attachments can offer insight into the creation of a pluralistic and democratic society
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Subject Democracy.
Families -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0822351765 (electronic bk.)
082239510X (electronic bk.)
9780822351764 (electronic bk.)
9780822395102 (electronic bk.)
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