Law, Legislation and Liberty, Volume 1: Rules and Order

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University of Chicago Press, 1973 - Business & Economics - 184 pages
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This volume represents the first section of F. A. Hayek's comprehensive three-part study of the relations between law and liberty. Rules and Order constructs the framework necessary for a critical analysis of prevailing theories of justice and of the conditions which a constitution securing personal liberty would have to satisfy.
  

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Review: Law, Legislation and Liberty, Volume 1: Rules and Order

User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

I never imagined the foundations of liberalism to be this deep. Hayek starts with the origin of law and order and different conceptions of it among liberals and non-liberals (the European meaning of ... Read full review

Review: Law, Legislation and Liberty, Volume 1: Rules and Order

User Review  - Ken Silva - Goodreads

This was the first book I read that talked in depth about group selection and the evolution of institutions. It's amazing how much intellectual work has been built off of this book, from fringe Austrians to mainstream intellectuals like Steven Pinker. Read full review

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F. A. Hayek (1899-1992), recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1991 and cowinner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 1974, was a leading proponent of classical liberalism in the twentieth century. Peter G. Klein is associate professor of applied social sciences and director of the McQuinn Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership at the University of Missouri.

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