Download e-book for kindle: Adam Smith's Pluralism by Jack Russell Weinstein

By Jack Russell Weinstein

ISBN-10: 0300162537

ISBN-13: 9780300162530

In this thought-provoking learn, Jack Russell Weinstein indicates the principles of liberalism are available within the writings of Adam Smith (1723–1790), a pioneer of contemporary financial idea and an immense determine within the Scottish Enlightenment. whereas providing an interpretive method for coming near near Smith’s significant works, The conception of ethical Sentiments and The Wealth of Nations, Weinstein argues opposed to the libertarian interpretation of Smith, emphasizing his philosophies of schooling and rationality. Weinstein additionally demonstrates that Smith could be famous for a prescient idea of pluralism that prefigures present theories of cultural diversity.

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