The Mischiefs That Ought Justly to Be Apprehended from a Whig-Government

The Mischiefs That Ought Justly to Be Apprehended from a Whig-Government

by Bernard Mandeville
     
 
Bernard Mandeville (1670-1733) was a philosopher, political economist, and satirist, best known for The Fable of the Bees, or Private Vices, Public Benefits. Mandeville's views of human nature were seen by his critics as cynical and degrading, but he endeavored to show that all social laws are the crystallized results of selfish aggrandizement and protective alliances

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Bernard Mandeville (1670-1733) was a philosopher, political economist, and satirist, best known for The Fable of the Bees, or Private Vices, Public Benefits. Mandeville's views of human nature were seen by his critics as cynical and degrading, but he endeavored to show that all social laws are the crystallized results of selfish aggrandizement and protective alliances among the weak.

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ISBN-13:
9781479411580
Publisher:
Wildside Press
Publication date:
11/30/2012
Pages:
58
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.14(d)

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