Principles of Political Economy: With Some of Their Applications to Social Philosophy

  title={Principles of Political Economy: With Some of Their Applications to Social Philosophy},
  author={John Stuart Mill},
  • J. Mill
  • Published 1 February 1966
  • Economics
Stephen Nathanson's clear-sighted abridgment of Principles of Political Economy , Mill's first major work in moral and political philosophy, provides a challenging, sometimes surprising account of Mill's views on many important topics: socialism, population, the status of women, the cultural bases of economic productivity, the causes and possible cures of poverty, the nature of property rights, taxation, and the legitimate functions of government. Nathanson cuts through the dated and less… 
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