What's Wrong with "What's Wrong with Libertarianism": a reply to Jeffrey Friedman

In Arguments for Liberty: A Libertarian Miscellany. pp. 95-101 (2016)

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J. C. Lester
London School of Economics
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This essay explains Jeffrey Friedman's two fundamental and persistent philosophical errors concerning the libertarian conception of liberty and the lack of a "justification‟ of libertarianism. It is ironic that Friedman himself is thereby revealed to be guilty of both an “a priori” anti-libertarianism and an anti-libertarian “straddle.” Critical-rationalist, proactive-imposition-minimising libertarianism remains completely unchallenged by him.
Keywords libertarianism  Jeffrey Friedman  anti-libertarianism
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