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Democracy, equality, and justice : John Adams, Adam Smith, and political economy

Author: John E Hill
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Rev. ed.]View all editions and formats
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"Challenging common interpretations of the political thought of John Adams and Adam Smith, Democracy, Equality, and Justice offers an engaging and novel portrait of the political economy in America at its founding. The founders believed that liberty should not trump community, but should exist within the context of community. Drawing on extensive written records of the thoughts of John Adams and Adam Smith, the  Read more...
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Hill, John E., 1942-
Democracy, equality, and justice.
Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)607911158
Online version:
Hill, John E., 1942-
Democracy, equality, and justice.
Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)608086897
Named Person: John Adams; Adam Smith; John Adams; Adam Smith; John Adams; Adam Smith; Adam (Philosoph) Smith; John Adams
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John E Hill
ISBN: 9780739117620 0739117629 9780739117637 0739117637
OCLC Number: 85892285
Notes: Revised edition of: Revolutionary values for a new millennium. 2000.
Description: xvii, 267 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: John Adams? --
Revolutionary values --
Virtues for democratic citizens --
Individuality within communities --
Government and self-interest --
Self-interest and the economy --
Property and democracy --
Foreign policy values of the founders --
Democracy : political equality and justice for all.
Other Titles: Revolutionary values for a new millennium
Responsibility: John E. Hill.
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Drawing on extensive written records of the thought of John Adams and Adam Smith, the father of modern capitalism, Dr. John E. Hill argues that these two great men advocated a balanced, values-based,  Read more...

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