What is Libertarianism?
Duke Universiy; The University of North Carolina
June 25, 2011
Basic Income Studies, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2011
This essay is the introduction to a special debate issue of the journal "Basic Income Studies" on the topic of whether libertarians should endorse a universal basic income. The essay attempts to clarify some common uses of the term 'libertarianism" as it is used by moral and political philosophers. It identifies some important common features of libertarian normative theories.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 4
Keywords: libertarianism, libertarian socialism, distributive justice, political freedom, full self-ownership
Date posted: June 26, 2011