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The invention of market freedom

Author: Eric MacGilvray
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Addresses how the classical republican conception of freedom was challenged and finally overcome by the rise of modern market societies.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric MacGilvray
ISBN: 9781107001367 1107001366 9780521171892 052117189X
OCLC Number: 678924625
Description: x, 205 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Republicanism and the market: The problem of constraint ; Two concepts of liberty? ; Overview --
Republican freedom: Republicanism and liberalism ; The social origins of freedom ; Republican means ; Republican ends ; Ambiguity and resilience --
Liberalism before liberty: Egalitarianism and individualism ; The juristic turn ; Natural liberty and absolute government : from Aquinas to Hobbes ; Natural liberty and limited government : from Aquinas to Locke ; Locke on liberty --
The rise of commerce: Commerce and Christianity ; From Theology to history ; Pax commercialis? --
Wealth and Virtue --
A house divided --
The market synthesis: The Lockean legacy ; Liberty and the law ; "The defect of better motives" ; "Nonsense upon stilts" ; Market freedom --
Republicanism in eclipse: Democratization and industrialization ; Majority rule and majority tyranny ; Wage labor and wage slavery ; The market versus the state ; Self-realization and self-rule ; Conclusion: Markets and the new Republicanism.
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Why did the idea of market freedom hold so little appeal before the modern period and how can we explain its rise to dominance? The Invention of Market Freedom sets out to answer these questions by  Read more...

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