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The 500th anniversary of the first publication of thomas more's utopia invites a reappraisal of its significance, not just as an ironic and playful fiction, but as a. Thomas more's utopia, anchoring in law the personhood of both sovereign and the university of the pacific law review / vol 48 47. Dorling, d (2016) review of utopia by thomas more, introduced by china miéville and concluded by ursula le guin, london: verso, red pepper, december. Get everything you need to know about thomas more in utopia analysis, related quotes, timeline. Utopia [thomas more, saint paul turner] -- first published in 1516, during a period of astonishing political based on 1 rating(s) 0 with reviews - be the first.
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