Locke on Money: Volume 2 (Clarendon Edition of the Works of John Locke)
Super Savings Item! Save 34% on the Locke on Money: Volume 2 (Clarendon Edition of the Works of John Locke) by Clarendon Press at Translate This Website. MPN: 2 halftones. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Locke on Money presents for the first time the entire body of the philosopher's writings on this important subject (other than `Two Treatises of
Locke on Money presents for the first time the entire body of the philosopher's writings on this important subject (other than `Two Treatises of Government'). Accurate texts, together with an apparatus listing variant readings and significant manuscript changes, record the evolution of Locke's ideas from his original 1668-74 paper on interest to the three pamphlets on interest and coinage published in the 1960s. The introduction Patrick Hyde Kelly establishes the wider context of Locke's writings in terms of contemporary debates on these subjects, the economic conditions of the time, and the circumstances of writing and publication. It shows, notably, that Locke's supposed responsibility for the 1696 is a myth. The account of what Locke derived from Mercantilist writings and of how he reformulated these in accordance with his philosophy illuminates his contribution to the evolution of economics, and will aid reappraisal of `Two Treaties'. The picture that emerges confirms Locke's status as a major economic thinker, contrary to the prevalent view of recent decades.
There are two volumes in the present edition. The first contains the introductory matter, and the texts of `The Early Writings on Interest, 1688-74' and `Some Considerations'. The second comprises `Short Observations', `Further Considerations', and the Appendices, Bibliography, and Index.
|Part Number:||2 halftones|
|Item Weight:||1.2 pounds|
|Item Size:||1.02 x 8.81 x 8.81 inches|
|Package Weight:||1.2 pounds|
|Package Size:||6.2 x 0.97 x 0.97 inches|
Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?
If you have any questions about this product by Clarendon Press, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.
Related Best Sellers
By Oxford University Press
mpn: 18 plates, numerous figures and tables, ean: 9780199271429, isbn: 0199271429,
The papers in this volume re-assess the role of coined money in the ancient Greek world. Using new approaches, the book makes the results of numismatic as well as historical research accessible to students and scholars of ancient history....
By Brand: Johns Hopkins University Press
ean: 9780801863837, isbn: 080186383X,
Within a few months of assuming the position of curator of medieval coins at the American Numismatic Society in 1980, Alan M. Stahl was presented with a plastic bag containing a hoard of 5,000 recently discovered coins, most of which turned out to be...
ean: 9780306456527, isbn: 0306456524,
Inheritance and Wealth in America is a superb collection of original essays, written in nontechnical language by experts in sociology, economics, anthropology, history, law, and other disciplines. Notable chapters provide - an outstanding interpretat...
ean: 9781138219236, isbn: 1138219231,
Through a detailed examination of proverbs related to money, this book offers a comprehensive critique of the prevailing everyday ideologies and discourses on money and paves the way toward establishing a new set of proverbs more conducive to financi...