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Discuss Thoreau’s (ISBN: 0-486-27563-9) views on the relationship of the individual to the government–how does it build upon the Declaration? What does he believe should guide people in their ethical decisions? Who are the best citizens? Note his own appeal to God and the idea of a “higher law.” What do you think of his willingness to defy the laws of the state?