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    Free Speech.Alan Haworth - 1998 - Routledge.
    Free Speech is a philosophical treatment of a topic which is of immense importance to all of us. Writing with great clarity, wit, and genuine concern, Alan Haworth situates the main arguments for free speech by tracing their relationship to contemporary debates in politics and political philosophy, and their historical roots to earlier controversies over religious toleration. Free Speech will appeal to anyone with an interest in philosophy, politics and current affairs.
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    Anti-Libertarianism: Markets, Philosophy and Myth.Alan Haworth - 1994 - Routledge.
    Free marketeers claim that theirs is the only economic mechanism which respects and furthers human freedom. Socialism, they say, has been thoroughly discredited. Most libertarians treat the state in anything other than its minimal, 'nightwatchman' form as a repressive embodiment of evil. Some reject the state altogether. But is the 'free market idea' a rationally defensible belief? Or do its proponents fail to examine the philosophical roots of their so-called freedom? Anti-libertarianism takes a sceptical look at the conceptual tenets of (...)
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  3. Free Speech.Alan Haworth - 2004 - Mind 113 (450):351-357.
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  4. Anti-Libertarianism: Markets, Philosophy and Myth.Alan Haworth - 2006 - Routledge.
    Free marketeers claim that theirs is the only economic mechanism which respects and furthers human freedom. Socialism, they say, has been thoroughly discredited. Most libertarians treat the state in anything other than its minimal, 'nightwatchman' form as a repressive embodiment of evil. Some reject the state altogether. But is the 'free market idea' a rationally defensible belief? Or do its proponents fail to examine the philosophical roots of their so-called freedom? _Anti-libertarianism_ takes a sceptical look at the conceptual tenets of (...)
     
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  5. On Mill, Infallibility, and Freedom of Expression.Alan Haworth - 2007 - Res Publica 13 (1):77-100.
    Philosophers have tended to dismiss John Stuart Mill’s claim that ‘all silencing of discussion is an assumption of infallibility’. I argue that Mill’s ‘infallibility claim’ is indeed open to many objections, but that, contrary to the consensus, those objections fail to defeat the anti-authoritarian thesis which lies at its core. I then argue that Mill’s consequentialist case for the liberty of thought and discussion is likewise capable of withstanding some familiar objections. My purpose is to suggest that Mill’s anti-authoritarianism and (...)
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    An Atlantic Gulf.Alan Haworth - 2006 - The Philosophers' Magazine 33:87-87.
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    What Gets Your Vote?Alan Haworth - 2010 - The Philosophers' Magazine 51:55-60.
    Those who vote intelligently vote for principles as much as they do for policy. The problem is that bodies of principle tend to be incompatible with each other. In fact, they normally conflict, head-on. Conservatism and socialism are two obvious examples here. My point, therefore, is that, with this type of incompatibility, it is difficult to see how any coalition could be maintained for long without a considerable sacrifice of principle – not to say integrity – by at least one (...)
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    Only One Cheer for Sokal and Bricmont: Or, Scientism is No Response to Relativism.Alan Haworth - 1999 - Res Publica 5 (1):1-20.
    Macaulay was wrong: The British public in one of its periodic fits of morality may be a ridiculous spectacle but it has at least one rival in the reaction we have recently witnessed to ‘cultural relativism’, ‘postmodernism’, and suchlike phenomena. One good illustration of the point is the argument of Alan Sokal and Jean Bricmont's Intellectual Impostures (1998: London, Profile Books). Sokal and Bricmont spend the greater part of their time holding various postmodernist writers up to ridicule, and it would (...)
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    Locke, Stocke and Barrele.Alan Haworth - 2004 - The Philosophers' Magazine 28:31-34.
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    Get the Vote Out.Alan Haworth - 2011 - The Philosophers' Magazine 55 (55):106-107.
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    History Ain’T Over.Alan Haworth - 2005 - The Philosophers' Magazine 32:89-89.
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    Democracy.Alan Haworth - 2006 - Think 4 (12):29-36.
    What is needed for a thriving democracy? And is it really what we want?
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    Liberty and the State.David Conway & Alan Haworth - 2000 - The Philosophers' Magazine 9 (9):46-49.
    Those who vote intelligently vote for principles as much as they do for policy. The problem is that bodies of principle tend to be incompatible with each other. In fact, they normally conflict, head-on. Conservatism and socialism are two obvious examples here. My point, therefore, is that, with this type of incompatibility, it is difficult to see how any coalition could be maintained for long without a considerable sacrifice of principle – not to say integrity – by at least one (...)
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    In Our Time.Alan Haworth - 2009 - The Philosophers' Magazine 46:53-58.
    One hundred and fifty years is not really such a long time; and the world Mill inhabited, if not exactly our own, is the one from which our own has developed. His is our predecessor culture, and the similarities between then and now are such that we may easily overlook the differences which also exist.
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    The VIP.Alan Haworth - 2003 - The Philosophers' Magazine 22:43-45.
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    Charlie Hebdo.Alan Haworth - 2015 - The Philosophers' Magazine 69:17-22.
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    On Whom He Will Surely Join.Alan Haworth - 2007 - The Philosophers' Magazine 39:87-88.
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    Academic Freedom.Steve Fuller & Alan Haworth - 2007 - The Philosophers' Magazine 38:72-77.
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    Liberalism, Abstract Individualism, and the Problem of Particular Obligations.Alan Haworth - 2005 - Res Publica 11 (4):371-401.
    In the following I take issue with the allegation that liberalism must inevitably be guilty of ‘abstract individualism’. I treat Michael Sandel’s well-known claim that there are ‘loyalties and convictions whose moral force consists partly in the fact that living by them is inseparable from understanding ourselves as the particular persons we are’ as representative of this widely held view. Specifically, I argue: (i) that Sandel’s account of the manner in which ‘constitutive’ loyalties function as reasons for action presupposes the (...)
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    More Than Freedom.Alan Haworth - 2002 - The Philosophers' Magazine 17:59-59.
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    ‘The Open Society’ Revisited.Alan Haworth - 2002 - Philosophy Now 38:35-37.
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    On Whom He Will Surely Join. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2007 - The Philosophers' Magazine 39:87-88.
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    A Strong Secularist Principle.Alan Haworth - 2014 - The Philosophers' Magazine 64:105-111.
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    Private Investigation. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2014 - The Philosophers' Magazine 65:119-120.
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    Human Rights and Statelessness.Alan Haworth - 2017 - The Philosophers' Magazine 77:55-61.
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    Correspondence.Alan Haworth - 1990 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 7 (2):249-250.
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    Running with a Rawlsian Idea.Alan Haworth - 2013 - Philosophers' Magazine 60 (-1):120 - 121.
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    Genes and Citizens: Can Moral Philosophy Learn From Evolutionary Biology?Alan Haworth - 2001 - Res Publica 7 (2):137-157.
    The claim that moral philosophers have something to learn from recent neo-Darwinian theory cannot be sustained – at least, not in the case of the three theses characteristic of the latter on which I concentrate. The first thesis, reductionism, is open to some serious, and familiar, objections. Neo-Darwinism can escape those objections only by weakening its position to a point at which it can no longer be described as distinctively reductionist. The second, atavism, mistakenly attempts to generalise from the apparent (...)
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    Forcing Universities to Respect Free Speech?Alan Haworth - 2018 - The Philosophers' Magazine 81:16-18.
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    What Gets Your Vote?Alan Haworth - 2010 - The Philosophers' Magazine 51:55-60.
    Those who vote intelligently vote for principles as much as they do for policy. The problem is that bodies of principle tend to be incompatible with each other. In fact, they normally conflict, head-on. Conservatism and socialism are two obvious examples here. My point, therefore, is that, with this type of incompatibility, it is difficult to see how any coalition could be maintained for long without a considerable sacrifice of principle – not to say integrity – by at least one (...)
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    Politics as Usual.Alan Haworth - 2016 - The Philosophers' Magazine 72:53-54.
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    Running with a Rawlsian Idea. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2013 - The Philosophers' Magazine 60:120-121.
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    Correspondence.Anne Davies & Alan Haworth - 1985 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 2 (1):155-158.
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    Capitalism, Freedom and Rhetoric: A Reply to Tibor R. Machan.Alan Haworth - 1989 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 6 (1):97-108.
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    Liberty and the State.David Conway & Alan Haworth - 2000 - The Philosophers' Magazine 9:46-49.
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    7 Is Liberty Sacred?Alan Haworth - 2004 - In Ben Rogers (ed.), Is Nothing Sacred? Routledge. pp. 93.
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    Academic Freedom.Steve Fuller & Alan Haworth - 2007 - The Philosophers' Magazine 38:72-77.
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    An Atlantic Gulf. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2006 - The Philosophers' Magazine 33:87-87.
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    A Strong Secularist Principle.Alan Haworth - 2014 - The Philosophers' Magazine 64:105-111.
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    Get the Vote Out. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2011 - The Philosophers' Magazine 55:106-107.
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    History Ain’T Over. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2005 - The Philosophers' Magazine 32:89-89.
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    In Our Time.Alan Haworth - 2009 - The Philosophers' Magazine 46:53-58.
    One hundred and fifty years is not really such a long time; and the world Mill inhabited, if not exactly our own, is the one from which our own has developed. His is our predecessor culture, and the similarities between then and now are such that we may easily overlook the differences which also exist.
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    Locke, Stocke and Barrele.Alan Haworth - 2004 - The Philosophers' Magazine 28:31-34.
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    More Than Freedom. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2002 - The Philosophers' Magazine 17:59-59.
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    Private Investigation. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2014 - The Philosophers' Magazine 65:119-120.
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    Running with a Rawlsian Idea. [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 2013 - The Philosophers' Magazine 60:120-121.
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    The VIP.Alan Haworth - 2003 - The Philosophers' Magazine 22:43-45.
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  48. David Conway: "A Farewell to Marx". [REVIEW]Alan Haworth - 1989 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 6 (1):111.
     
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  49. Free Speech.Alan Haworth - 2012 - Routledge.
    _Free Speech_ is a philosophical treatment of a topic which is of immense importance to all of us. Writing with great clarity, wit, and genuine concern, Alan Haworth situates the main arguments for free speech by tracing their relationship to contemporary debates in politics and political philosophy, and their historical roots to earlier controversies over religious toleration. _Free Speech_ will appeal to anyone with an interest in philosophy, politics and current affairs.
     
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  50. The Future Life of the Universal Declaration.Alan Haworth - 2019 - The Philosophers' Magazine 86:58-63.
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