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If We Are Not Just Animals, What Are We?

There is something in the human condition that suggests the need for special treatment.

Edmund Burke’s Economics of Flourishing

Considering the link between economic liberty and human flourishing through the lens of the thought of Edmund Burke is a good way to be reminded of the moral and political depths of economic questions, because Burke thought about economics almost exclusively as a function of such deeper questions.