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Publisher Description

This masterwork is much more than a refutation of the economics of socialism (although on that front, nothing else compares). It is also a critique of the implicit religious doctrines behind Western socialist thinking, a cultural critique of socialist teaching on sex and marriage, an examination of the implications of radical human inequality, an attack on war socialism, and refutation of collectivist methodology. In short, Mises set out to refute socialism, and instead yanked out the egalitarian mentality from its very roots. For that reason, Socialism: An Economic and Sociological Analysis led dozens of famous intellectuals, including a young F.A. Hayek, into a crisis of faith and a realist/libertarian political orientation. All the collectivist literature combined cannot equal the intellectual achievement of this one volume.

GENRE
Business & Personal Finance
RELEASED
2010
March 25
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
569
Pages
PUBLISHER
Ludwig von Mises
SELLER
Ludwig von Mises Institute for Austrian Economics
SIZE
863.9
KB

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