Adam Smith Review Volume III (The Adam Smith Review) by Vivienne Brown

By Vivienne Brown

Adam Smith’s contribution to economics is well-recognised yet lately students were exploring anew the multidisciplinary nature of his works. The Adam Smith Adam Smith’s contribution to economics is well-recognized yet lately students were exploring anew the multidisciplinary nature of his works. The Adam Smith evaluate offers a different discussion board for interdisciplinary debate on all points of Adam Smith's works, his position in background, and the importance of his writings for the trendy international. it's geared toward facilitating debate among students operating around the humanities and social sciences, therefore emulating the transdisciplinary achieve of the Enlightenment global which Smith helped to form. The 3rd quantity of this refereed sequence comprises contributions from a multidisciplinary diversity of experts, together with Anthony Brewer, Alexandra Hyard, Charles G. Leathers and J. Patrick Raines, F.P. Lock, D.D. Raphael, Pedro N. Teixeira, Gloria Vivenza, Jack Russell Weinstein, and Donald Winch, who speak about such topics as: · the impact of the Glasgow variation of the Works and Correspondence of Adam Smith · studying the ‘man of method’ within the 6th variation of the speculation of ethical Sentiments · Adam Smith and schooling · Adam Smith’s economics

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And C. Black. —— (1909) A Project of Empire: A Critical Study of the Economics of Imperialism, with Special Reference to the Ideas of Adam Smith, London: Macmillan. ) (1894–99) Dictionary of Political Economy, 3 vols, London: Macmillan. Rae, J. (1894) Eight Hours for Work, London: Macmillan. —— (1895) Life of Adam Smith, London: Macmillan; reprinted 1965 (see Viner 1965). —— (1908) [1884] Contemporary Socialism, 4th edition, London: Swan Sonnenschein. Reeder, J. ) (1997) On Moral Sentiments: Contemporary Responses to Adam Smith, Bristol: Thoemmes Press.

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He was one of the original trustees of a fund donated anonymously by an Edinburgh philanthropist, Robert Miller, to inquire into the best means of equalising the division of accumulated wealth in Britain and improving wages and standards of life. He became honorary secretary to the resulting committee that organised the Industrial Remuneration Conference in 1885; and while he did not contribute a paper to the conference, he gave a set of lectures in the following year on a problem that had preoccupied it: ‘irregularity of employment’ (Foxwell 1886).

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