Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 October 2017

432 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190690120

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Adam Smith

Systematic Philosopher and Public Thinker

Eric Schliesser

  • Offers a new interpretation of Smith's concept of "the invisible hand"
  • The first book to treat Smith's systematic philosophy alongside his reflections on being a public intellectual
  • Features a new interpretation of Smith's account of moral luck, his analysis of liberty, as well as his treatment of mathematics