Against Obligation by Abner S. Greene

By Abner S. Greene

Greene argues that electorate should not morally obligated to obey the legislations and that officers don't need to persist with earlier or better authority while examining the structure. The assets of authority in a liberal democracy are multiple—the legislations needs to compete with different norms. Constitutional which means isn't locked in, traditionally or by way of the best Court.

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