First published in , it heavily advocates social Darwinism, amoralism, and psychological hedonism. In Might is Right, Redbeard rejects conventional ideas of human and natural rights and argues that only strength or physical might can establish moral right la Callicles. Libertarian historian James J. Martin called it "surely one of the most incendiary works ever to be published anywhere. Right is not the offspring of doctrine, but of power.
First published in ,  it advocates amorality , consequentialism and psychological hedonism. The book also attacks Christianity and democracy. Friedrich Nietzsche 's theories of master—slave morality and herd mentality served as inspirations for Redbeard's book which was written contemporaneously. James J. Martin , the individualist anarchist historian, called it "surely one of the most incendiary works ever to be published anywhere.
This is based on the idea that there is no ultimate standard of good or evil, so every judgment about right and wrong is a product of society. Therefore, any opinion on morality or ethics is subject to the cultural perspective of each person. Stepping up to the edge of a cliff gives you a good perspective of the terrain below. Taking one step too far, as cultural relativism does, is simply a disaster.
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