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The life of Adam Smith

Autor: Ian Simpson Ross
Editorial: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Biografía : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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In this, the first full-scale biography of Adam Smith for a hundred years, Ian Simpson Ross brings his subject into historical light as a thinker and author by examining his family circumstance, education, career, and social and intellectual circle, including David Hume and Francois Quesnay. Smith's life is revealed through his correspondence, archival documents, the reports of contemporaries, and the record of his  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Biography
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Ross, Ian Simpson.
Life of Adam Smith.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
(OCoLC)647122716
Persona designada: Adam Smith; Adam Smith; Adam Smith; Adam Smith
Tipo de material: Biografía
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Ian Simpson Ross
ISBN: 0198288212 9780198288213
Número OCLC: 32510857
Descripción: xxviii, 495 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contenido: Kirkcaldy --
Boyhood --
Glasgow --
The never to be forgotten Hutcheson --
Oxford --
A respectable auditory --
Lectures on the history of philosophy and law --
Called to Glasgow University --
Teacher --
Publishing scholar and administrator --
The making of The Theory of Moral Sentiments --
Criticism of The Theory of Moral Sentiments --
Travelling tutor --
Inquirer into the Wealth of Nations --
The American crisis and The Wealth of Nations --
Euge! Belle! Dear Mr Smith --
Dialogue with a dying man --
Settlement in Edinburgh --
Economic theorist as commissioner of customs --
Literary pursuits --
Times of hardship and distress --
Legacy for legislators --
Precariousness of this life --
The great change.
Responsabilidad: Ian Simpson Ross.
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In this, the first full-scale biography of Adam Smith for a hundred years, Ian Simpson Ross brings his subject into historical light as a thinker and author by examining his family circumstance, education, career, and social and intellectual circle, including David Hume and Francois Quesnay. Smith's life is revealed through his correspondence, archival documents, the reports of contemporaries, and the record of his publications. This is the life of a Scottish moral philosopher whose legacy of thought concerns and affects us all. Its lively and informed account will appeal to those interested in the social and intellectual milieu of the eighteenth century, and in Scottish history. Economists and philosophers will find much to read about the history of their disciplines, supported by full documentation.

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