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The Soul of a Leader
Tyranny: A New Interpretation
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Tyrants: A History of Power, Injustice, and Terror
Tyranny and Revolution

This is the best study we have of the problems and paradoxes of the German philosophy of freedom from Rousseau to Heidegger.”





– Steven B. Smith, Yale University.

About the author 

Waller Newell

Waller Newell is Professor of political science, philosophy and humanities at Carleton University. He cofounded and teaches at Carleton's College of the Humanities, Canada’s only 4 year baccalaureate in the Great Books. Newell has a Ph.D. in Political Science from Yale University, and a B.A. in Arts and Sciences and an M.A. in Political Economy from the University of Toronto.

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Check out Newell's latest book: 

Tyranny and Revolution 

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How to become a tyrant 

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