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For Common Things

For Common Things by Jedediah Purdy
Sep 12, 2000 | 256 Pages
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"Beautifully written, erudite, unpretentious and, most of all, earnest."–Newsday

"Purdy deserves high praise for vindicating the belief that civic engagement can still be meaningful, important and authentic."–Boston Book Review

"The kind of book one finds recommending unreservedly to friends, colleagues, and neighbors."–The Christian Science Monitor

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