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The Resource Champions of a free society : ideas of capitalism's philosophers and economists, Edward W. Younkins

Champions of a free society : ideas of capitalism's philosophers and economists, Edward W. Younkins

Label
Champions of a free society : ideas of capitalism's philosophers and economists
Title
Champions of a free society
Title remainder
ideas of capitalism's philosophers and economists
Statement of responsibility
Edward W. Younkins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is written for individuals who want to learn about the philosophical foundations of political and economic freedom. It is an introduction and a guide to the principal theoretical ideas on liberty produced by the most influential and creative thinkers in history, with chapters on Adam Smith, Ludwig von Mises, and Carl Menger
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1948-
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Younkins, Edward W.
Dewey number
330.12/20922
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Capitalism
  • Free enterprise
  • Economics
Label
Champions of a free society : ideas of capitalism's philosophers and economists, Edward W. Younkins
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Lao Tzu's naturalistic metaphysics, ethics, and politics -- Aristotle and human flourishing -- Aristotle and economics -- Epicurus on freedom and happiness -- Thomas Aquinas's Christian Aristotelianism -- Spinoza on freedom, ethics, and politics -- John Locke's limited state -- Turgot on progress and political economy -- Adam Smith's moral and economic system -- Jean-Baptiste Say's law of markets : a fundamental, conceptual integration -- Herbert Spencer on liberty and human progress -- Carl Menger's economics of well-being -- Ludwig von Mises on human action -- Ayn Rand's philosophy of objectivism -- Murray Rothbard's Randian Austrianism -- The road to objective economics : Hayek takes a wrong turn -- Milton Friedman's pragmatic and incremental libertarianism -- Mises, Friedman, and Rand : a methodological comparison -- James M. Buchanan : constitutional and post-constitutional political economy -- Robert Nozick's libertarian framework for utopias -- Reality is not optional : Thomas Sowell's vision of man and society -- Michael Novak's vision of democratic capitalism -- Revisiting the intellectual heritage of a free society -- Developing a paradigm for a free society
Control code
ocn856932884
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 392 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739130537
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856932884
Label
Champions of a free society : ideas of capitalism's philosophers and economists, Edward W. Younkins
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Lao Tzu's naturalistic metaphysics, ethics, and politics -- Aristotle and human flourishing -- Aristotle and economics -- Epicurus on freedom and happiness -- Thomas Aquinas's Christian Aristotelianism -- Spinoza on freedom, ethics, and politics -- John Locke's limited state -- Turgot on progress and political economy -- Adam Smith's moral and economic system -- Jean-Baptiste Say's law of markets : a fundamental, conceptual integration -- Herbert Spencer on liberty and human progress -- Carl Menger's economics of well-being -- Ludwig von Mises on human action -- Ayn Rand's philosophy of objectivism -- Murray Rothbard's Randian Austrianism -- The road to objective economics : Hayek takes a wrong turn -- Milton Friedman's pragmatic and incremental libertarianism -- Mises, Friedman, and Rand : a methodological comparison -- James M. Buchanan : constitutional and post-constitutional political economy -- Robert Nozick's libertarian framework for utopias -- Reality is not optional : Thomas Sowell's vision of man and society -- Michael Novak's vision of democratic capitalism -- Revisiting the intellectual heritage of a free society -- Developing a paradigm for a free society
Control code
ocn856932884
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 392 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739130537
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856932884

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