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George, Henry 1839-1897

Works: 811 works in 3,101 publications in 12 languages and 34,386 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Speeches  Essays  Textbooks  Economic history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: HB171, 330.1
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Progress and poverty, an inquiry into the cause of industrial depressions and of increase of want with increase of wealth; the remedy by Henry George( Book )
465 editions published between 1879 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 5,378 libraries worldwide
First published in 1880
Protection or free trade; an examination of the tariff question, with especial regard to the interests of labor by Henry George( Book )
139 editions published between 1886 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,493 libraries worldwide
Social problems by Henry George( Book )
176 editions published between 1883 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
"The first eleven chapters of this book are revised from articles published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, during the first half of this year, under the title of problems of the Time." In the chapters which follow, I have more fully developed the lines of thought there begun. My endeavor has been to present the momentous social problems of our time, unencumbered by technicalities, and without that abstract reasoning which some of the principles of Political Economy (or perhaps, rather, false teachings in regard to them) require for thorough comprehension. I have spoken in this book of some points not touched upon, or but lightly touched upon, in "Progress and Poverty," but there are other points as to which I think it would be worth the while of those who may be interested by this book to read that"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved)
The science of political economy : a reconstruction of its principles in clear and systematic form by Henry George( Book )
72 editions published between 1897 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
The land question, Property in land, the condition of labor by Henry George( Book )
98 editions published between 1881 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 805 libraries worldwide
A perplexed philosopher: being an examination of Mr. Herbert Spencer's various utterances on the land question, with some incidental reference to his synthetic philosophy by Henry George( Book )
66 editions published between 1892 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 704 libraries worldwide
The condition of labor : an open letter to Pope Leo XIII by Henry George( Book )
76 editions published between 1890 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Our land and land policy speeches, lectures, and miscellaneous writings by Henry George( Book )
35 editions published between 1871 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Even before the publication of Progress and Poverty in 1879, San Francisco political economist and publisher Henry George (1839-1897) had written extensively about what he considered to be the causes for worldwide economic inequity-land monopolization and speculation by wealthy entrepreneurs and corrupt politicians. But his attacks on these evils were coupled with a plan for a possible brighter future, for a world in which disparities between people of different classes could be adjusted. By the time he died in 1897, his assessments of liberal 19th-century economic theory were critically accl
Moses [and] The crime of poverty by Henry George( Book )
88 editions published between 1884 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 318 libraries worldwide
The law of human progress by Henry George( Book )
7 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
The Kearney agitation in California by Henry George( Book )
2 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
George traced the social and political history of San Francisco since the Vigilance Committee of 1856. Kearney was a leader of groups hostile to religions and to non-natives, especially the Chinese. Kearney blamed the economic depression on the Chinese and agitated rioters who destroyed many Chinese business places. George discussed how insecurities allow the masses to follow a leader who promised remedies
The land question, and related writings : viewpoint and conterviewpoint on the need for land reform by Henry George( Book )
4 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
The Single tax, what it is and why we urge it by Henry George( Book )
29 editions published between 1899 and 1980 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The labour question, being an abridgment of the Condition of labour by Henry George( Book )
24 editions published between 1905 and 1959 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Scotland and Scotsmen : an address by Henry George( Book )
32 editions published between 1883 and 1990 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Thou shalt not steal by Henry George( Book )
20 editions published between 1887 and 1946 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Land and people by Henry George( Book )
16 editions published between 1885 and 1907 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The life of Henry George by Henry George( Book )
3 editions published between 1911 and 1973 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Henry George, the transatlantic Irish, and their times by Ross B Emmett( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The American political economist Henry George devoted his life to the single tax. His "Progress and Poverty" influenced numerous people in the English-speaking world. His fame and fall were due to a temporary alliance with the American Irish Catholics who were agitating for the land war in Ireland and social change in their new homeland
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Alternative Names
Chʿiao-chih, Heng-li
Chʻiao-chih, Heng-li 1839-1897
Dschordschs, Henri 1839-1897
Dzhordzh, Genri.
Dzhordzh, Genri 1839-1897
Džordž, Genri
Džordžs, Henrijs 1839-1897
George, .. 1839-1897
George, Enrique
George, Enrique 1839-1897
George, H.
George, Henry
George, Henry Jr
George, Henryk.
George, Henryk 1839-1897
Henry George amerikansk ekonom
Henry George amerikansk økonom
Henry George economista statunitense
Henry George économiste américain
Henry George econoom
Henry George US-amerikanischer politischer Ökonom und Befürworter einer Einheitssteuer auf Land
Zshorzsh, Henri 1839-1897
Χένρι Τζορτζ
Джордж, Генри
Джордж, Генри 1839-1897
Хенри Джордж
גורג, הנרי
דזשארדזש, הענרי
הנרי ג'ורג'
זשארזש, ה 1839־1897
זשארזש, הענרי 1839-1897
جورج، هنرى، 1839-1897
هنری جورج اقتصاددان آمریکایی
هينري جورج
เฮนรี จอร์จ
조지, 헨리 1839-1897
죠지, 헨리
죠지, 헨리 1839-1897
헨리 조지
ジョージ, ヘンリー
乔治, 亨利
English (1,390)
German (36)
Spanish (35)
French (15)
Russian (8)
Chinese (6)
Korean (5)
Finnish (4)
Italian (3)
Portuguese (2)
Polish (1)
Hebrew (1)
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