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  • History as the Story of Liberty

    History as the Story of Liberty
    av Benedetto Croce

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865972698

    Benedetto Croce (1866-1952) is perhaps best known as the author, in 1902, of Aesthetics, a work of enduring influence. "History as the Story of Liberty" was written in 1938 when the Western world had succumbed to the notion that history is a creatur…

  • Human Action

    Human Action
    av Ludwig von Mises

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865976313

    In Human Action, Mises starts from the ideas set forth in his Theory and History that all actions and decisions are based on human needs, wants, and desires and continues deeper and further to explain how studying this human action is not only a leg…

  • Evolution of Civilizations

    Evolution of Civilizations
    av Carroll Quigley

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966570

    Carroll Quigley was a legendary teacher at the Georgetown School of Foreign Service. His course on the history of civilization was extraordinary in its scope and in its impact on his students.Like the course, "The Evolution of Civilizations" is a co…

  • Rationalism in Politics and Other Essays

    Rationalism in Politics and Other Essays
    av Michael Oakeshott

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970953

    Rationalism in Politics established the late Michael Oakeshott as the leading conservative political theorist in modern Britain. This expanded collection of essays astutely points out the limits of "reason" in rationalist politics and criticizes ide…

  • Business Cycles

    Business Cycles
    av F A Hayek

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865979031

    In the years following its publication, F. A. Hayek's pioneering work on business cycles was regarded as an important challenge to what later became known as Keynesian macroeconomics. Today, as debates rage on over the monetary origins of the curren…

  • Business Cycles

    Business Cycles
    av F. A. Hayek

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865979048

    In the years following its publication, F. A. Hayek's pioneering work on business cycles was regarded as an important challenge to what later became known as Keynesian macroeconomics. Today, as debates rage on over the monetary origins of the curren…

  • Universal Economics

    Universal Economics
    av Armen A Alchian

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865979055

    Universal Economics is a new work that bears a strong resemblance to its two predecessors, University Economics (1964, 1967, 1972) and Exchange and Production (1969, 1977, 1983). Collaborating again, Professors Alchian and Allen have written a fresh…

  • Universal Economics

    Universal Economics
    av Armen A Alchian

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865979062

  • Lectures on Judisprudence

    Lectures on Judisprudence
    av Adam Smith

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970113

    Smith's Lectures on Jurisprudence, originally delivered at the University of Glasgow in 1762-1763, present his "theory of the rules by which civil government ought to be directed." The chief purpose of government, according to Smith, is to preserve…

  • Democracy in America

    Democracy in America
    av Alexis de Tocqueville

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978409

    In 1831, Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont spent nine months in the U.S. studying American prisons on behalf of the French government. They investigated not just the prison system but indeed every aspect of American public and private li…

  • Logic of Liberty

    Logic of Liberty
    av Michael Polanyi

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865971837

    In this text, the author argues that organisations -- or governments -- based solely on the methods of science threaten to foreclose a full human knowledge of the mysteries of existence and therefore pose a direct threat not only to academic freedom…

  • Logic of Liberty

    Logic of Liberty
    av Michael Polanyi

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865971820

    In this text, the author argues that organisations -- or governments -- based solely on the methods of science threaten to foreclose a full human knowledge of the mysteries of existence and therefore pose a direct threat not only to academic freedom…

  • History of England, Volumes 1-6

    History of England, Volumes 1-6
    av David Hume

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970205

    David Hume's great, enduring reputation in philosophy tends to obscure the fact that, among his contemporaries, his history of England was a more successful work. The history covers almost 1800 years. Hume saw English history as an evolution from a…

  • Bureaucracy

    Bureaucracy
    av Ludwig von Mises

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865976641

    Bureaucracy contrasts the two forms of economic management--that of a free-market economy and that of a bureaucracy. In the market economy entrepreneurs are driven to serve consumers by their desire to earn profits and to avoid losses. In a bureaucr…

  • Bureaucracy

    Bureaucracy
    av Ludwig von Mises

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865976634

    Originally published by Yale University Press in 1944, "Bureaucracy" is a classic fundamental examination of the nature of bureaucracies and free markets in juxtaposition to various political systems. "Bureaucracy" contrasts the two forms of economi…

  • The Theory of Money and Credit

    The Theory of Money and Credit
    av Ludwig Von Mises

    Häftad - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966716

    The Theory of Money and Credit integrated monetary theory into the main body of economic analysis for the first time, providing fresh, new insights into the nature of money and its role in the economy and bringing Mises into the front rank of Europe…

  • Pure Theory of Capital

    Pure Theory of Capital
    av F A Hayek

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978454

    Hayek's most detailed work in economic theory, The Pure Theory of Capital, has long been overlooked. First published in 1941, it stood in sharp contrast with fashionable economic thought, which had shifted under the influence of John Maynard Keynes.…

  • Good Money

    Good Money
    av F. A. Hayek

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865977464

    This complementary volume provides five additional essays to expand our understanding of Hayek's ideas about money and monetary policy. Good Money, Part II: The Standard investigates the consequences of the predicament of composition which led to on…

  • Trend of Economic Thinking

    Trend of Economic Thinking

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865977426

    In The Trend of Economic Thinking Hayek presents many of the figures that influenced the development of his economic thought. The articles range from well-known economists such as Mandeville, Hume, Smith, and Bastiat, to lesser-known figures such as…

  • Selected Writings of Ludwig von Mises, Volume 2 -- Between the Two World Wars

    Selected Writings of Ludwig von Mises, Volume 2 -- Between the Two World Wars

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865973855

    Ludwig von Mises, the author of such classics as 'Socialism and Human Action' is universally acknowledged as one of the most important classical liberals and economists of the twentieth century. In 1934, he left his native Austria in fear of the Naz…

  • Voice of Liberal Learning

    Voice of Liberal Learning
    av Michael Oakeshott

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865973244

    By 1989, when Michael Oakeshott's Voice of Liberal Learning was first published by Yale University Press, books that held a negative view of education in the United States had garnered a remarkable amount of attention. Oakeshott's approach to the su…

  • Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science

    Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science
    av Ludwig von Mises

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865976399

    Written toward the end of Mises's life, his last monograph, The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science, returned to economics as a science based on human action. Mises believed that, since the publication of Human Action, economists and scientists…

  • Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science

    Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science
    av Ludwig von Mises

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865976382

    In this volume, Mises argued that economics is a science because human action is a natural order of life and that it is the actions of humans that determine markets and capital decisions. Since Mises believed these links could be proven scientifical…

  • Rationalism in Politics & Other Essays

    Rationalism in Politics & Other Essays
    av Michael Oakeshott

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970946

    Rationalism in Politics established the late Michael Oakeshott as the leading conservative political theorist in modern Britain. This expanded collection of essays astutely points out the limits of "reason" in rationalist politics and criticizes ide…

  • American Political Writing During the Founding Era, 1760-1805

    American Political Writing During the Founding Era, 1760-1805

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970410

    These volumes provide a selection of seventy-six essays, pamphlets, speeches, and letters to newspapers written between 1760 and 1805 by American political and religious leaders. Many are obscure pieces that were previously available only in larger…

  • American Political Writing During the Founding Era, 1760-1805

    American Political Writing During the Founding Era, 1760-1805

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970380

    These volumes provide a selection of seventy-six essays, pamphlets, speeches, and letters to newspapers written between 1760 and 1805 by American political and religious leaders. Many are obscure pieces that were previously available only in larger…

  • Man Versus the State

    Man Versus the State
    av Herbert Spencer

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966983

    Spencer develops various specific disastrous ramifications of the wholesale substitution of the principle of compulsory cooperation--the statist principle--for the individualist principle of voluntary cooperation. His theme is that "there is in soci…

  • Freedom and the Law

    Freedom and the Law
    av Brun Leoni

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970960

    The greatest obstacle to rule of law in our time, contends the author of this thought-provoking work, is the problem of overlegislation. In modern democratic societies, legislative bodies are increasingly usurping functions that were and should be e…

  • Freedom and the Law

    Freedom and the Law
    av Brun Leoni

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970977

    According to Bruno Leoni, the greatest obstacle to rule of law in our time is the problem of overlegislation. In modern democratic societies, legislative bodies increasingly usurp functions that were, and should be, exercised by individuals or group…

  • Essay on the Nature of Trade in General

    Essay on the Nature of Trade in General
    av Richard Cantillon

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978751

    The Liberty Fund edition is a modernized translation of Richard Cantillon's Essai sur la nature du commerce en general (1755) with a new introduction by Antoin E. Murphy. In the Essay, Cantillon outlined an extraordinary model-building approach show…

  • Essay on the Nature of Trade in General

    Essay on the Nature of Trade in General
    av Richard Cantillon

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978744

    The Liberty Fund edition is a modernized translation of Richard Cantillon's Essai sur la nature du commerce en g n ral (1755) with a new introduction by Antoin E. Murphy. In the Essay, Cantillon outlined an extraordinary model-building approach show…

  • Popular Government

    Popular Government
    av Henry Maine

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966150

    Sir Henry Sumner Maine was one of the great intellects of the Victorian era. In Popular Government he examines the political institutions of men. He saw that popular governments, unless they are founded upon and consonant with the evolutionary devel…

  • Law, the State & Other Political Writings, 1843-1850

    Law, the State & Other Political Writings, 1843-1850
    av Frederic Bastiat

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978300

    Frederic Bastiat (1801-1850) was a keen observer of political and economic problems and a passionate proponent of liberal economic theory. This book collects nineteen of Bastiat's articles, ranging from the theory of value and rent, public choice an…

  • Discovery, Capitalism & Distributive Justice

    Discovery, Capitalism & Distributive Justice
    av Peter Boettke

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978607

    Discovery, Capitalism, and Distributive Justice makes Kirzner's case for the idea that entrepreneurial profit is both essential for an economy and profoundly just. Asserting that the problem with standard criticism of capitalist income distribution…

  • Discovery, Capitalism & Distributive Justice

    Discovery, Capitalism & Distributive Justice
    av Peter Boettke

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978614

    Discovery, Capitalism, and Distributive Justice makes Kirzner's case for the idea that entrepreneurial profit is both essential for an economy and profoundly just. Asserting that the problem with standard criticism of capitalist income distribution…

  • Essays on Philosophical Subjects

    Essays on Philosophical Subjects
    av Adam Smith

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970236

    Reflecting Adam Smith's wide learning and varied interests, these essays shed considerable light on his place in the Scottish Enlightenment. Included are histories of astronomy, ancient logic, and ancient physics; essays on the "imitative" arts and…

  • An Essay on the Life of the Honourable Major-General Israel Putnam

    An Essay on the Life of the Honourable Major-General Israel Putnam
    av David Humphreys

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865972636

    General Israel Putnam is remembered in history and legend as exclaiming to the American soldiers at the Battle of Bunker Hill, "Don't fire 'til you see the whites of their eyes!" As Dowling notes, "All the episodes are retold - Bunker Hill, the Batt…

  • An Essay on the Life of the Honourable Major-General Israel Putnam

    An Essay on the Life of the Honourable Major-General Israel Putnam
    av David Humphreys

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865972629

    General Israel Putnam is remembered in history and legend as exclaiming to the American soldiers at the Battle of Bunker Hill, "Don't fire 'til you see the whites of their eyes!" As Dowling notes, "All the episodes are retold - Bunker Hill, the Batt…

  • Rent-Seeking Society

    Rent-Seeking Society
    av Charles K Rowley

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865975354

    The fifth volume in The Selected Works of Gordon Tullock consists of six parts, each part expounding on a separate component of the field. Part 1, "Rent Seeking: An Overview," brings together two papers that focus on problems of defining rent-seekin…

  • Rent-Seeking Society

    Rent-Seeking Society
    av Charles K Rowley

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865975248

    The fifth volume in The Selected Works of Gordon Tullock consists of six parts, each part expounding on a separate component of the field. Part 1, "Rent Seeking: An Overview," brings together two papers that focus on problems of defining rent-seekin…

  • The Political Writings of William Penn

    The Political Writings of William Penn
    av William Penn

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865973176

    William Penn played a crucial role in the articulation of religious liberty as a philosophical and political value during the second half of the seventeenth century and as a core element of the classical liberal tradition in general. This volume ill…

  • Teacher in America

    Teacher in America
    av Jacques Barzun

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966785

    With his customary wit and grace, Dr. Barzun contrasts the ritual of education with the lost art of teaching. Twenty-one chapters deal with three major issues: the practice of teaching, the subject matter to be taught, and the institutional and cult…

  • The Revolutionary Writings of Alexander Hamilton

    The Revolutionary Writings of Alexander Hamilton

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865977068

    As one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, Hamilton occupies an eccentric, even flamboyant, position compared with Washington, Jefferson, Franklin, Adams, Madison, and Marshall. Hamilton's genius, forged during his service in the Continent…

  • The Revolutionary Writings of Alexander Hamilton

    The Revolutionary Writings of Alexander Hamilton
    av Richard B. Vernier

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865977051

    Alexander Hamilton's thought has, for over two hundred years, been noted for its deviations from American revolutionary Whig orthodoxy. From a conventional Whig at the beginning of his career, Hamilton developed a Federalist viewpoint that liberty d…

  • Reason of Rules -- Consitiutional Political Economy

    Reason of Rules -- Consitiutional Political Economy
    av James Buchanan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865972322

    In his foreword, Robert D. Tollison identifies the main objective of Geoffrey Brennan and James M. Buchanan's The Reason of Rules ." . . a book-length attempt to focus the energies of economists and other social analysts on the nature and function o…

  • Liberty in Mexico

    Liberty in Mexico
    av Jose Antonio Aguilar

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865978423

    This book presents sixty-four essays and writings on liberty and liberalism, for the early republican period to the late twentieth century, from a variety of authors. The volume offers direct access to primary sources that are not available to reade…

  • The Law of Nations Treated According to the Scientific Method

    The Law of Nations Treated According to the Scientific Method
    av Christian Wolff

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865977655

    Christian Wolff's The Law of Nations is a cornerstone of eighteenth-century thought. A treatise on the philosophy of human action, on the foundations of political communities, and on international law, it influenced philosophers throughout the eight…

  • The Law of Nations Treated According to the Scientific Method

    The Law of Nations Treated According to the Scientific Method
    av Christian Wolff

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865977662

    Christian Wolff's The Law of Nations is a cornerstone of eighteenth-century thought. A treatise on the philosophy of human action, on the foundations of political communities, and on international law, it influenced philosophers throughout the eight…

  • Conversation with Ernest Van Den Haag

    Conversation with Ernest Van Den Haag
    av Liberty Fund

    Multimedia - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865975972

    Considered a leading voice in criminology and political philosophy, Ernest van den Haag discusses his ongoing work in criminal law and criminology, and he explains how his great insights relate to his central belief in a free society. Approximate ru…

  • Introduction to the Study of the Law of the Constitution

    Introduction to the Study of the Law of the Constitution
    av A V Dicey

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865970038

    The Law of the Constitution elucidates the guiding principles of the modern constitution of England: the legislative sovereignty of Parliament, the rule of law, and the binding force of unwritten conventions. A. V. Dicey (1835-1922) was an English j…

  • Law of Nations

    Law of Nations

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865974500

    The significance of THE LAW OF NATIONS resides in its distillation from natural law of an apt model for international conduct of state affairs that carried conviction in both the Old Regime and the new political order of 1789-1815.

  • Law of Nations

    Law of Nations
    av Emmeich de Vattel

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865974517

    The great eighteenth-century theorist of international law Emer de Vattel (1714-1767) was a key figure in sustaining the practical and theoretical influence of natural jurisprudence through the Revolutionary and Napoleonic eras. Coming toward the en…

  • The French Revolution

    The French Revolution
    av Hippolyte Taine

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865971271

    Hippolyte Taine's The French Revolution, which is written from the viewpoint of conservative French opinion, is a unique and important contribution to revolutionary historiography in which Taine condemns the radicals of the French Revolution, freely…

  • Can Capitalism Survive?

    Can Capitalism Survive?
    av Benjamin A. Rogge

    Inbunden - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966464

    Benjamin A Rogge -- late Distinguished Professor of Political Economy at Wabash College -- was a representative of that most unusual species: economists who speak and write in clear English. He forsakes professional jargon for clarity and logic -- a…

  • Can Capitalism Survive?

    Can Capitalism Survive?
    av Benjamin A. Rogge

    Häftad - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966471

    Benjamin A Rogge -- late Distinguished Professor of Political Economy at Wabash College -- was a representative of that most unusual species: economists who speak and write in clear English. He forsakes professional jargon for clarity and logic -- a…

  • Divine Feudal Law

    Divine Feudal Law

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865973732

    Based on his theory of natural law, Pufendorf denounces the Revocation [of the Edict of Nantes in 1685] as an illegitimate and tyrannical act and advocates toleration. The Divine Feudal Law' can be seen as a complement to the treatise on toleration…

  • Divine Feudal Law

    Divine Feudal Law

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865973725

    Based on his theory of natural law, Pufendorf denounces the Revocation [of the Edict of Nantes in 1685] as an illegitimate and tyrannical act and advocates toleration. The Divine Feudal Law' can be seen as a complement to the treatise on toleration…

  • Discourses Concerning Government, 2nd Edition

    Discourses Concerning Government, 2nd Edition
    av Algernon Sidney

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865971424

    Written in response to Sir Robert Filmer's Patriarcha (1680), the Discourses Concerning Government by Algernon Sidney (1623-1683) has been treasured for more than three centuries as a classic defense of republicanism and popular government.Thomas G.…

  • Treatise of the Laws of Nature

    Treatise of the Laws of Nature
    av Richard Cumberland

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865974722

    A Treatise of the Laws of Nature, originally titled De Legibus Naturae, first appeared in 1672 as a theoretical response to a range of issues that came together during the late 1660s. It conveyed a conviction that science might offer a more effectiv…

  • Treatise of the Laws of Nature

    Treatise of the Laws of Nature
    av Richard Cumberland

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865974739

    A Treatise of the Laws of Nature, originally titled De Legibus Naturae, first appeared in 1672 as a theoretical response to a range of issues that came together during the late 1660s. It conveyed a conviction that science might offer a more effectiv…

  • Adam Smith -- Glasgow Edition

    Adam Smith -- Glasgow Edition
    av Adam Smith

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865973695

    Now complete in seven titles/eight volumes, this series is the first uniform collection of Adam Smith's writings. The Glasgow edition is published in hardcover by Oxford University Press. The paperback edition is published by Liberty Fund.

  • Christianity & Classical Culture

    Christianity & Classical Culture
    av Charles Norris Cochrane

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865974135

    Now available from Liberty Fund "Christianity and Classical Culture" is considered one of the great works of scholarship published in the last century. The theme of "Christianity and Classical Culture" is the fundamental change in thought and action…

  • The Present State of Germany

    The Present State of Germany
    av Samuel Pufendor

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865974920

    Although 'The Present State of Germany' was first made available in English over three centuries ago, it has been virtually unavailable in English since the period of the American Founding. By 1696, Pufendorf was well known in England as a staunch d…

  • Pursuit of Certainty

    Pursuit of Certainty
    av Shirley Letwin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865971950

    By examining the thought of four seminal thinkers, "Shirley Robin Letwin" in The Pursuit of Certainty provides a brilliant record of the gradual change in the English-speaking peoples' understanding of "what sort of activity politics is." As Letwin…

  • Economics & the Public Welfare

    Economics & the Public Welfare
    av Benjamin Anderson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780913966693

    In the turbulent years between passage of the Federal Reserve Act (1913) and the Bretton Woods Agreement (1945), the people of the western world suffered two world wars, two major and several minor international financial panics, and epidemic of cur…

  • Methodical System of Universal Law

    Methodical System of Universal Law
    av Heineccius

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865974784

    George Turnbull's eighteenth-century translation of A Methodical System of Universal Law was his major effort to convey continental natural law to Britain, thus making Heineccius's natural jurisprudence more accessible to English-speaking audiences.…