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Utopia (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)

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Thomas More's Utopia is one of the supreme achievements of Renaissance humanism. His complex and ironic account of an imaginary communist society has not only given rise to the genre of utopian fiction but has been an inspiration to generations of po ...Continua
ariadna73
Ha scritto il 13/03/13
A reflection on injustice

Why injustice exists? Because it is part of being human. This is the overall reflection of this story that takes us to a land where everything is perfect because there is no private property, and everyone is happy with what they have.

Garethlewisshelton
Ha scritto il 26/09/11
Utopia can either mean 'good place' or 'no place', and this double-meaning runs throughout the book. The virtues and structure of Utopia are in great contrast to the England and Europe that More knew. More speaks of (of sorts): democracy; equality b...Continua
Jw.
Ha scritto il 21/08/11
Utopia. I have not yet been there, but have read this book before. It deserved rereading. Thomas Moore wrote this satire in incredible times (1515/1516): the discovery of America was hot of the press and Luther was about to initiate protestant reform...Continua
Robot-mel
Ha scritto il 30/12/08
We're reading this book for [info]bibliogoth this month. Having read so many Victorian books about a Utopia it was quite interesting to go back and read the original version. I know it was a great inspiration for both Wells and Morris, though having...Continua
Celtic Manu
Ha scritto il 01/08/08
On Thomas More
Notwithstanding some og More's positions and actions towards Protestants (actions most unfortunately complitely accepted and endorsed by the whole of the Catholic Church) "Utopia" is a book that should have a place in everyone's bookcases and on ever...Continua

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