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John Danford

John Danford
Dr. John Danford holds a Ph.D. from Yale and is Professor of Political Theory at Loyola University in Chicago. He is author of Wittgenstein and Political Philosophy, David Hume and the Problem of Reason, and Roots of Freedom: A Primer on Modern Liberty. Dr. Danford has also been published in the American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, and Political Research Quarterly.
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While Athenian individualism was a far cry from the individualism of modern liberal societies, its brief existence and quick demise teach an important lesson about the fragility of any social order willing to emphasize or tolerate the idea that an individual has dignity in his own right...