God of the Machine (Google eBook)

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Transaction Publishers, 1993 - Economic policy - 308 pages
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User Review  - Sean Rosenthal - Goodreads

Interesting Quotes: "The crucial test of private property is the attitude of government toward money. Devaluation of currency is outright expropriation. The British empire was founded when the debased ... Read full review

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User Review  - Edward Podritske - Goodreads

First published 70 years ago, The God of the Machine verges on greatness; it will in my view play a part in any future renaissance of individualism. No one could have written a better review of Isabel ... Read full review

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Contents

The Energy Circuit in the Classical World
4
The Power of Ideas
16
Rome Discovers Political Structure
26
Rome as an Exhibit of the Nature of Government
38
The Society of Status and the Society of Contract
42
Liberty Christianity and the New World
54
The Noble Savage
64
The Fallacy of Anarchism
72
The Virgin and the Dynamo
144
The Fatal Amendments
158
The Corporations and Status Law
166
The Fiction of Public Ownership
180
Why Real Money Is Indispensable
203
Credit and Depressions
220
The Humanitarian With the Guillotine
236
Our Japanized Educational System
252

The Function of Government
82
The Economics of the Free Society
95
The Meaning of Magna Carta
107
The Structure of the United States
119
Slavery the Fault in the Structure
136
The Energy Circuit in Wartime
263
The Dynamic Economy and the Future
281
Appendix
294
Index
300
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