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The myth of Adam Smith

Author: Salim Rashid
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : E. Elgar Pub., ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book presents a controversial account of the work of Adam Smith, challenging prevailing orthodox thought on Smith's contribution to economics. It argues that Smith's fame as an economic analyst  Read more...

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Named Person: Adam Smith; Adam Smith; Adam Smith; Adam (Philosoph) Smith; Adam Smith
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salim Rashid
ISBN: 1858985323 9781858985329
OCLC Number: 37361743
Description: x, 227 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Contents: Introduction 1. Adam Smith and the Cycle of Ignorance 2. Adam Smith and the Division of Labour: A Historical View 3. Adam Smith and the Market Mechanism 4. The Wealth of Nations and Historical 'Facts' 5. Public Finance 6. The Policy of Laissez-faire during Scarcities 7. Adam Smith's Rise to Superior Fame 8. Adam Smith's Interpretation of the History of Economics and its Influence in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries 8. The Intellectual Standards of Adam Smith's Day 9. Concluding Reflections 10. The Intellectual Standards of Adam Smith's Day Index
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'This book must surely be read by all Smith scholars. Rashid has cast a sharp, noteful eye over a wide range of Smith's intellectual activities and attributes. He has marshalled a great amount of Read more...

 
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