Adam Smith's Marketplace of Life / Edition 1

Adam Smith's Marketplace of Life / Edition 1

by James R. Otteson
     
 

James Otteson's 2002 book provides a comprehensive examination and interpretation of Smith's moral theory.See more details below

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James Otteson's 2002 book provides a comprehensive examination and interpretation of Smith's moral theory.

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ISBN-13:
9780521016568
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/10/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
354
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction1
1Adam Smith's Moral Theory, Part One: Sympathy and the Impartial Spectator Procedure13
2Adam Smith's Moral Theory, Part Two: Conscience and Human Nature65
3The Marketplace of Morality101
4The "Adam Smith Problem"134
5The Market Model and the Familiarity Principle: Solving the "Adam Smith Problem"170
6Justifying Smithian Moral Standards199
7The Unintended Order of Human Social Life: Language, Marketplaces, and Morality258
Conclusion290
Bibliography325
Index333

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