Ironic freedom: Personal choice, public policy, and the paradox of reform Book uri icon


  • © Judith A. Baer 2013. All rights reserved. Ironic Freedom asserts that freedom from governmental interference may make people vulnerable to other sources of coercion; these affects vary by gender, race, and class. Increasing negative freedoms may reinforce existing asymmetrical power relationships within society.

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  • Baer, J. A.

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publication date

  • October 2013