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The Ricardian Socialists occupy a key position in the development of British economics in the nineteenth century, and in the wider development of socialist thought.Addressing all of the burning economic issues of the day, their work can be divided into two schools: 'anti-capitalist economists'...
Published July 9th 1997 by Routledge
Nineteenth-Century British Contributions
Containing key texts from such significant figures as * J.S. Mill* Nassau Senior* Henry Sedgwick* Alfred Marshall* J.E. Cairns* J.M. Keynesthis set illustrates the gradual transformation of economics from the fully contextualized political economy of the early classical economists to the abstract,...
Published April 16th 1997 by Routledge
The Six Editions
This variorum of the first six editions reveals all the major and minor changes Malthus made in the Essay in the twenty-eight years that separate the appearance of the first and sixth editions....
Published June 26th 1996 by Routledge
No book in the history of British economic thought has caused a more heated and lasting controversy than Thomas Malthus' An Essay on the Principle of Population. So provocative was it deemed upon publication in 1798, that Malthus dramatically altered its tone for the second edition of 1803. The...
Published February 23rd 1994 by Routledge
The importance of the Manchester School lies in its association with the advocacy of free-trade and laissez-faire. Many of the arguments, issues and key concepts, such as protectionism versus free trade are still with us today, which is why the Manchester School is of such contemporary relevance....
Published June 9th 1993 by Routledge
The second collection in the series "History of British Economic Thought" brings together six classic works in political economy by leading British writers of the 17th and 18th centuries.William Petty and John Cary were the leading influence of their time and a vital inclusion in such a collection....
Published May 6th 1992 by Routledge
This collection brings together six original works, each of which is important in its own right, but together illustrating the rich vein of british economic thought in the 19th century....
Published July 31st 1991 by Routledge