Adam Smith, Wealth Without Nations

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Athol Books, 2000 - Economics - 139 pages
A critical view, in every day language, of much unread foundation text of right-wing political economy. There is analysis of Adam Smith on division of labour, small government, free trade and the need to promote productive labour. Gwydion Williams finds that Smith described not the division of labour, but fragmentation of work; his famous example of pin-making is flawed, and industrialism is not necessarily capitalist.

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Contents

Adam Smith As A Famous Unknown 161
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The Social Division Of Labour
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What Is Wealth?
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