přejít na obsah
The authentic Adam Smith : his life and ideas Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

The authentic Adam Smith : his life and ideas

Autor James Buchan
Vydavatel: New York, N.Y. : Atlas Books : W.W. Norton, 2006.
Edice: Enterprise (New York, N.Y.)
Vydání/formát:   Kniha : Biography : English : 1st American edZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Databáze:WorldCat
Shrnutí:
Author Buchan breathes new life into Adam Smith's legacy and the beginnings of modern economics. Scottish philosopher Adam Smith (1723-1790) has been adopted by neoconservatives as the ideological father of unregulated business and small government. Politicians such as Thatcher and Reagan promoted his famous 1776 book The Wealth of Nations as the bible of laissez-faire economics. In this accessible book, Buchan  Přečíst více...
Hodnocení:

(ještě nehodnoceno) 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: Biography
Osoba: Adam Smith; Adam Smith
Typ materiálu: Biography, Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu: Book, Internet Resource
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: James Buchan
ISBN: 0393061213 9780393061215
OCLC číslo: 68786739
Poznámky: "Originally published in Great Britain under the title: Adam Smith and the pursuit of perfect liberty"--T.p. verso.
Popis: ix, 198 p. ; 22 cm.
Obsahy: Fatherless world 1723-1746 --
Cave, tree, fountain 1746-1759 --
Pen-knives and snuff-boxes 1759 --
Infidel with a bag wig 1759-1776 --
Baboons in the orchard 1776 --
The forlorn station 1776-1790.
Název edice: Enterprise (New York, N.Y.)
Odpovědnost: James Buchan.
Více informací:

Anotace:

Author Buchan breathes new life into Adam Smith's legacy and the beginnings of modern economics. Scottish philosopher Adam Smith (1723-1790) has been adopted by neoconservatives as the ideological father of unregulated business and small government. Politicians such as Thatcher and Reagan promoted his famous 1776 book The Wealth of Nations as the bible of laissez-faire economics. In this accessible book, Buchan refutes much of what modern politicians and economists claim about Adam Smith and shows that, in fact, Smith transcends modern political categories. He demonstrates that The Wealth of Nations and Smith's 1759 masterpiece, The Theory of Moral Sentiments, are brilliant fragments of one of the most ambitious philosophical enterprises ever attempted: the search for a just foundation for modern commercial society both in private and in public. In an increasingly crowded and discontented world, this search is ever more urgent.--From publisher description.

Recenze

Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Štítky všech uživatelů (1)

Zobrazit nejoblíbenější štítky jako: seznam štítků | tag cloud

Podobné dokumenty

Související předmětová hesla:(5)

Seznamy uživatele s tímto dokumentem (3)

Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/68786739>
library:oclcnum"68786739"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st American ed."
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2006"
schema:description"Author Buchan breathes new life into Adam Smith's legacy and the beginnings of modern economics. Scottish philosopher Adam Smith (1723-1790) has been adopted by neoconservatives as the ideological father of unregulated business and small government. Politicians such as Thatcher and Reagan promoted his famous 1776 book The Wealth of Nations as the bible of laissez-faire economics. In this accessible book, Buchan refutes much of what modern politicians and economists claim about Adam Smith and shows that, in fact, Smith transcends modern political categories. He demonstrates that The Wealth of Nations and Smith's 1759 masterpiece, The Theory of Moral Sentiments, are brilliant fragments of one of the most ambitious philosophical enterprises ever attempted: the search for a just foundation for modern commercial society both in private and in public. In an increasingly crowded and discontented world, this search is ever more urgent.--From publisher description."@en
schema:description"Fatherless world 1723-1746 -- Cave, tree, fountain 1746-1759 -- Pen-knives and snuff-boxes 1759 -- Infidel with a bag wig 1759-1776 -- Baboons in the orchard 1776 -- The forlorn station 1776-1790."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/52121565>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"The authentic Adam Smith : his life and ideas"@en
schema:numberOfPages"198"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.