Great Thinkers in Economics

Adam Smith

A Moral Philosopher and His Political Economy

Authors: Kennedy, G.

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About this book

This book presents the authentic Adam Smith and explores his underlying approach and radical thinking, aiming to re-establish his original intentions. The book provides a crucial reminder of how relevant Adam Smith was in his own time, and how relevant he remains as we experience the worldwide spread of opulence today.

About the authors

GAVIN KENNEDY is author of Adam Smith's Lost Legacy and is Emeritus Professor at Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, UK. He has published widely in the negotiation process.

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • General Introduction: Why Adam Smith?

    Kennedy, Gavin

    Pages 1-12

  • ‘sufficient proofs of his fitness’

    Kennedy, Gavin

    Pages 13-26

  • ‘in the first ages of society’

    Kennedy, Gavin

    Pages 27-46

  • ‘so weak and imperfect a creature as man’

    Kennedy, Gavin

    Pages 47-61

  • ‘in the beginning all the world was America’

    Kennedy, Gavin

    Pages 62-78

Buy this book

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Hardcover $125.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Adam Smith
Book Subtitle
A Moral Philosopher and His Political Economy
Authors
Series Title
Great Thinkers in Economics
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-22754-5
DOI
10.1057/9780230227545
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-9948-1
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-27700-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 287
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