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    in that thoroughgoing sense

    Quote from Harvard open course:
    He doesnít address the idea of self ownership directly, but the effect, moral weight, for the difference principle is maybe we donít own ourselves in that thoroughgoing sense after all.

    What does " in that thoroughgoing sense " mean here?
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    Re: in that thoroughgoing sense

    It means "completely". "we don't own ourselves completely".

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    Re: in that thoroughgoing sense

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    It means "completely". "we don't own ourselves completely".
    Can I alternatively say "in a thoroughgoing sense " here?

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