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The political sociology of freedom : Adam Ferguson and F.A. Hayek

Author: Ronald Hamowy
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar, 2005.
Series: New thinking in political economy.
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"Adam Ferguson and Friedrich Hayek, separated by a period of almost two hundred years made original but similar contributions to the field of theoretical sociology. In this collection of essays, Ronald Hamowy explores the life and work of these two thinkers, giving special emphasis to their insights into the diffusion of knowledge." "Scholars and students of sociology, economics, history and political theory will  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Adam Ferguson; Friedrich A von Hayek; Friedrich A von Hayek; Adam Ferguson; Friedrich A von Hayek; Adam Ferguson; Friedrich A von Hayek
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Hamowy
ISBN: 1845421086 9781845421083
OCLC Number: 59712260
Description: xviii, 265 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Progress and commerce in Anglo-American thought: the social philosophy of Adam Ferguson --
Adam Smith, Adam Ferguson, and the division of labour --
The Scottish englightenment and the theory of spontaneous order --
Two Whig views of the American Revolution: Adam Ferguson's response to Richard Price --
F.A. Hayek on the occasion of the centenary of his birth --
Book reviews: Hayek on Hayek: an autobiographical dialogue --
A note on Hayek and anti-Semitism --
Freedom and the rule of law in F.A. Hayek --
The Hayekian model of government in an open society --
F.A. Hayek and the common law.
Series Title: New thinking in political economy.
Responsibility: Ronald Hamowy.

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"Adam Ferguson and Friedrich Hayek, separated by a period of almost two hundred years made original but similar contributions to the field of theoretical sociology. In this collection of essays, Ronald Hamowy explores the life and work of these two thinkers, giving special emphasis to their insights into the diffusion of knowledge." "Scholars and students of sociology, economics, history and political theory will find The Political Sociology of Freedom a unique and valuable read."--BOOK JACKET.

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