Hayek's Liberalism and Its Origins
His Idea of Spontaneous Order and the Scottish Enlightenment
Routledge – 2001 – 224 pages
By exploring the writings of Mandeville, Hume and Smith, this book offers a critique of Hayek's theory of cultural evolution and explores the roots of his powerful defence of liberalism.
This book is an original contribution to the debate, and vital reading for researchers in politics, political theory, and economics.