Liberty versus the Tyranny of Socialism: Controversial Essays [NOOK Book]

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In this selected collection of his syndicated newspaper columns, Walter Williams offers his sometimes controversial views on education, health, the environment, government, law and society, race, and a range of other topics. Although many of these essays focus on the growth of government and our loss of liberty, many others demonstrate how the tools of freemarket economics can be used to improve our lives in ways ordinary people can understand.
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Liberty versus the Tyranny of Socialism: Controversial Essays

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Overview

In this selected collection of his syndicated newspaper columns, Walter Williams offers his sometimes controversial views on education, health, the environment, government, law and society, race, and a range of other topics. Although many of these essays focus on the growth of government and our loss of liberty, many others demonstrate how the tools of freemarket economics can be used to improve our lives in ways ordinary people can understand.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780817949136
  • Publisher: Hoover Institution Press
  • Publication date: 9/29/2008
  • Series: Hoover Institution Press Publication
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 392
  • Sales rank: 393,915
  • File size: 490 KB

Meet the Author

Walter E. Williams is the John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University and a nationally syndicated columnist. He is the author of several books and more than sixty articles that have appeared in such scholarly journals such as Economic Inquiry, American Economic Review, and Social Science Quarterly and popular publications such as Reader's Digest, Regulation, Policy Review, and Newsweek.
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Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS* Preface* Acknowledgements* Education* Environment and Health* Government* Income* International* Law and Society* Potpourri* Race* Economics for the Citizen
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    The Best ECONOMICS Education your money can buy!!!!

    Walter Williams teaches economics in a simple easy to understand way, it is like sitting on your grandfather's knee and learning from his simple stories the real truths in life. As DR. Williams examines the major issues effecting our lives he argues the basic PRINCIPLES not the individual policy details. It is hard to argue with his logic.

    Simply one of the best economics education you can get for under $25.00, and it is an education founded on on ageless wisdom.

    A must read!!!!

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