Date of Award

Spring 5-4-2011

Degree Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)

Department

Philosophy

First Advisor

Dr. Andrew Jason Cohen

Second Advisor

Dr. Andrew I. Cohen

Third Advisor

Dr. Eric Wilson

Abstract

This paper gives an overview of Pierre Bayle’s theory of toleration and derives a normative principle of toleration from it that is meant to compete with other normative principles of toleration such as the Harm principle.

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