16th century French text arguing that rulers stay in power due to the submissive and obedient behavior of the subjects
See also:
  • Freedom Founts
  • Books

    Discourse on Voluntary Servitude, by √Čtienne de La Bo√©tie, 1576
    Electronic text of the 1942 English translation by Harry Kurz available at the Online Library of Liberty, in HTML, PDF and Kindle formats