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作者 McLean, Iain
書名 Adam Smith, Radical and Egalitarian : An Interpretation for the 21st Century
出版項 Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2006
©2006
國際標準書號 9780748627059 (electronic bk.)
9780748623525
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版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (193 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
附註 COVER -- Contents -- Foreword by Rt Hon. Gordon Brown -- A Note on Citations -- Preface: A Scotsman Looks at the World -- 1 The Life of an Absent-minded Professor -- 2 A Weak State and a Weak Church -- 3 A Non-religious Grounding of Morals: Smith and the Scottish Enlightenment -- 4 Merriment and Diversion: Smith on Public Finance and Public Choice -- 5 The Invisible Hand and the Helping Hand -- 6 The French and American Smiths -- 7 Adam Smith Today -- Appendix -- Notes on Further Reading -- References -- Index
This book aims to show that Adam Smith (1723-90), the author of The Wealth of Nations, was not the promoter of ruthless laissez-faire capitalism that is still frequently depicted
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: McLean, Iain Adam Smith, Radical and Egalitarian : An Interpretation for the 21st Century Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press,c2006 9780748623525
主題 Smith, Adam, -- 1723-1790 -- Influence.;Smith, Adam, -- 1723-1790. -- Inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.;Smith, Adam, -- 1723-1790. -- Theory of moral sentiments.;Smith, Adam, -- 1723-1790. -- Inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations. -- Selections.;Economics -- Philosophy.;Enlightenment -- Scotland
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