Law, Legislation and Liberty: The Mirage of Social Justice / Edition 1

Law, Legislation and Liberty: The Mirage of Social Justice / Edition 1

by F. A. Hayek
     
 

F. A. Hayek made many valuable contributions to the field of economics as well as to the disciplines of philosophy and politics. This volume represents the second of Hayek's comprehensive three-part study of the relations between law and liberty. Here, Hayek expounds his conviction that he continued unexamined pursuit of "social justice" will contribute

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F. A. Hayek made many valuable contributions to the field of economics as well as to the disciplines of philosophy and politics. This volume represents the second of Hayek's comprehensive three-part study of the relations between law and liberty. Here, Hayek expounds his conviction that he continued unexamined pursuit of "social justice" will contribute to the erosion of personal liberties and encourage the advent of totalitarianism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226320830
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
10/28/1978
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
210
Sales rank:
937,107
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.46(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Corrigenda to Volume 1
7. General Welfare and Particular Purposes
8. The Quest for Justice
9. 'Social' or Distributive Justice
10. The Market Order or Catallaxy
11. The Discipline of Abstract Rules and the Emotions of the Tribal Society
Notes
Index

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