Utopia (Paperback)
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'It remains astonishingly radical ... one of Utopia's most striking aspects is its contemporaniety' Terry Eagleton

In Utopia, Thomas More gives us a traveller's account of a newly-discovered island where the inhabitants enjoy a social order based on natural reason and justice, and human fulfilment is open to all. As the traveller describes the island, a bitter contrast is drawn between this rational society and the practices of Europe. How can the philosopher reform his society? In his discussion, More takes up a question first raised by Plato and which is still a challenge in the contemporary world. In the history of political thought few works have been more influential than Utopia, and few more misunderstood.

Translated and introduced by Dominic Baker-Smith

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141442327
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 145 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 11 mm

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“My favourite book”

An absolute gem of a book. I can't recommend this enough.

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