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Alexander Meiklejohn

Cynthia Stokes Brown

Alexander Meiklejohn

teacher of freedom

by Cynthia Stokes Brown

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Published by Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

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  • Meiklejohn, Alexander, -- 1872-1964

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Cynthia Stokes Brown
    SeriesMeiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute studies in law and social change -- no. 2
    ContributionsMeiklejohn, Alexander, 1872-1964
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 281 p. :
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16270190M
    ISBN 10091387616X
    LC Control Number81081355

    Alexander Meiklejohn: teacher of freedom: a collection of his educational philosophical, and legal writings, along with a biographical study and introductions to the selections by Meiklejohn, Alexander, ; Brown, Cynthia Stokes. Explore books by Alexander Meiklejohn with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

    Alexander Meiklejohn: teacher of freedom. [Alexander Meiklejohn; Cynthia Stokes Brown] -- "A collection of his educational philosophical and legal writings, along with a biographical study and introductions to the selections." Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Meiklejohn; Cynthia Stokes Brown. Find more information about: ISBN. Alexander Meiklejohn (/ ˈ m iː k əl ˌ dʒ ɒ n /; 3 February – 17 December ) was a philosopher, university administrator, educational reformer, and free-speech advocate. He served as dean of Brown University and president of Amherst College.

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Alexander M. Meiklejohn is a Professor of Law at Quinnipiac University School of Law. He teaches Contracts, Commercial Law, Real Estate Transactions, and Franchise Law, and co-teaches a Commercial Transactions Workshop with two faculty colleagues. He has also taught as a Visiting Professor of Law at Washington University School of Law in Saint.

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