3 edition of Scottish economic literature to 1800 found in the catalog.
Scottish economic literature to 1800
William Robert Scott
Reprint of the 1911 ed.
|Statement||by W. R. Scott.|
|Series||Burt Franklin: Bibliography and Reference Series 425. Selected essays in history, economics and social science 280, Burt Franklin bibliography & reference series -- 425. Selected essays in history, economics and social science ; 280.|
|Contributions||Glasgow (Scotland). (1911)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||72|
The first Scottish paper mill was established at Dalry, near Edinburgh, around Thereafter growth was slow, with only a dozen mills to be found in Scotland at the beginning of the eighteenth century, most book paper continuing to be imported from France and the Netherlands. Scottish people made sense of their everyday lives, it is argued, through ritual and belief, by their interactions with others and by self-reflection. As a whole, the series aims to provide a richer and more closely observed history of the social, economic and cultural lives of ordinary Scots than has been published previously.
Henry David Thoreau (–) essayist, abolitionist, naturalist, poet, tax resister seems to stand in contrast to the 19th century, as he was an outspoken voice for simple living at a time when society was racing into an industrial age. a term coined by Adam Smith to describe the self-regulating nature of the market place Wealth of Nations This is the 18th century book written by Scottish economist Adam Smith in which he spells out the first modern account of free market economies.
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