Search - List of Books by Jedediah Purdy

Jedediah S. Purdy (born 1974 in Chloe, West Virginia) is a professor of law at Duke University and the author of two widely-discussed books: For Common Things: Irony, Trust, and Commitment in America Today (1999) and Being America: Liberty, Commerce and Violence in an American World (2003). More recently the author of The Meaning of Property: Freedom, Community and the Legal Imagination (2010) and A Tolerable Anarchy: Rebels, Reactionaries, and the Making of American Freedom (2009).

He was home schooled in West Virginia until high school and is a graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy, Harvard College (where he was a Truman Scholar and a member of the Class of 1997), and Yale Law School (Class of 2001). After law school, he clerked for the Honorable Pierre N. Leval of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, in New York. He also serves on the editorial advisory board of the Ethics & International Affairs.

He is the son of King Noah Purdy.

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Total Books: 13
After Nature A Politics for the Anthropocene
2015 - After Nature a Politics for the Anthropocene (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780674368224
ISBN-10: 0674368223
Genres: History, Science & Math, Law, Politics & Social Sciences
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The Meaning of Property Freedom Community and the Legal Imagination
2011 - The Meaning of Property Freedom Community and the Legal Imagination (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780300171440
ISBN-10: 0300171447
Genres: Business & Money, Law
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The Meaning of Property Freedom Community and the Legal Imagination
A Tolerable Anarchy Rebels Reactionaries and the Making of American Freedom
2010 - A Tolerable Anarchy Rebels Reactionaries and the Making of American Freedom [Vintage] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781400095841
ISBN-10: 1400095840
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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A Tolerable Anarchy Rebels Reactionaries and the Making of American Freedom
Being America  Liberty Commerce and Violence in an American World
2004 - Being America Liberty Commerce and VIolence in an American World (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375727559
ISBN-10: 0375727558
Genres: History, Nonfiction
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.
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Being America  Liberty Commerce and Violence in an American World
2003 - Being America Liberty Commerce and VIolence in an American World (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780375413070
ISBN-10: 0375413073
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Das Elend der Ironie
2002 - Das Elend Der Ironie (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783434505389
ISBN-10: 3434505385
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For Common Things Irony Trust and Commitment in America Today
2000 - For Common Things Irony Trust and Commitment in America Today (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375706912
ISBN-10: 0375706917
Genre: Nonfiction
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For Common Things  Irony Trust and Commitment in America Today
1999 - For Common Things Irony Trust and Commitment in America Today (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780375407086
ISBN-10: 0375407081
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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