During this obtainable e-book, Gavin Kennedy takes a clean examine Adam Smith's ethical philosophy and its hyperlinks to his political financial system and his lectures on Jurisprudence. The e-book offers a brand new research of Wealth of countries , and argues that Adam Smith's highbrow legacy used to be thoroughly reworked within the 19th and 20th centuries through economists pursuing various agendas, to create principles and regulations that Smith didn't suggest. It additionally offers a brand new cause of the most mysteries approximately Smith's later existence.

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