A View of the Hard Labour Bill (Illustrated)

A View of the Hard Labour Bill (Illustrated)

by Jeremy Bentham

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A View of the Hard Labour Bill (Illustrated) by Jeremy Bentham

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Jeremy Bentham was a British philosopher, jurist, social reformer and the founder of modern utilitarianism. He is in the row with the greatest thinkers Adam Smith, John Stuart Mill, John Keynes, John Locke, and Alfred Marshall. Their thoughts had strong influence on building the foundation of the United States and its endeavor of open society.

Jeremy Bentham invented the axiom of the greatest happiness of the greatest number. His writings emphasised the pursuit of happiness and freedom and became popular in the new republics of America and the other counties.

Jeremy Bentham published A View of the Hard Labour Bill in 1778. He detailed in the writings his insights into the fundamental theme of the greatest happiness of the greatest number. It is considered the book as a significant contribution to the political and legal debate on the nature of the modern nation.

Jeremy Bentham's work produced great influence on utilitarianism, philosophy, jurist, and economics. His view became widely recognised as the foremost philosophical voice of political radicalism and his influence has been felt in nearly every field of the humanities and social sciences.

This book is one of the most important ones about the deepest thoughts about the modern state and legal systems by Jeremy Bentham, one of the greatest thinkers of modern economics and philosophy on the planet.

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BN ID: 2940151564991
Publisher: www.WealthOfNation.com
Publication date: 06/02/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 1 MB

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