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Published: 31 August 1995

224 Pages | 3 figures

ISBN: 9780198289234

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Adam Smith's System of Liberty, Wealth, and Virtue

The Moral and Political Foundations of The Wealth of Nations

Athol Fitzgibbons

A Clarendon Press Publication

This book analyzes the influence that Adam Smith's philosophy had on his Wealth of Nations, and reveals the unity in Smith's extensive system of morals, politics, and economics. It concludes that Smith was motivated by a political ideal, which was moral liberalism.

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