Adam Smith and the Classics: The Classical Heritage in Adam Smith's Thought

Adam Smith and the Classics: The Classical Heritage in Adam Smith's Thought

by Gloria Vivenza
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ISBN-10:
0198296665
ISBN-13:
9780198296669
Pub. Date:
01/10/2002
Publisher:
Oxford University Press

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Adam Smith and the Classics: The Classical Heritage in Adam Smith's Thought

This book defines the relationship between the thought of Adam Smith and that of the ancients—Plato, Aristotle, Cicero, and the Stoics. Vivenza offers a complete survey of Smith's writings to illustrate how classical arguments shaped opinions and scholarship in the eighteenth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198296669
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 01/10/2002
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. The Natural Philosophy in Smith's Essays
2. The Classical Heritage in Adam Smith's Ethics
3. The Lectures on Jurisprudence and Roman Law
4. The Division of Labour and the Theory of Value
5. Adam Smith and Ancient Literature
Conclusion
Postscript

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