☆ The Road to Serfdom – Text and Documents – The Definitive Edition library ☬ ePUB Author F A Hayek ♎

☆ The Road to Serfdom – Text and Documents – The Definitive Edition library ☬ ePUB Author F A Hayek ♎ An unimpeachable classic work in political philosophy, intellectual and cultural history, and economics, The Road to Serfdom has inspired and infuriated politicians, scholars, and general readers for half a century Originally published in 1944 8212 when Eleanor Roosevelt supported the efforts of Stalin, and Albert Einstein subscribed lock, stock, and barrel to the socialist program 8212 The Road to Serfdom was seen as heretical for its passionate warning against the dangers of state control over the means of production For F A Hayek, the collectivist idea of empowering government with increasing economic control would lead not to a utopia but to the horrors of Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy.First published by the University of Chicago Press on September 18, 1944, The Road to Serfdom garnered immediate, widespread attention The first printing of 2,000 copies was exhausted instantly, and within six months than 30,000 books were sold In April 1945, Reader 8217 s Digest published a condensed version of the book, and soon thereafter the Book of the Month Club distributed this 160 edition to than 600,000 readers A perennial best seller, the book has sold 400,000 copies in the United States alone and has been translated into than twenty languages, along the way becoming one of the most important and influential books of the century.With this new edition, The Road to Serfdom takes its place in the series The 160 Collected Works of F A Hayek 160 The volume includes a foreword by 160 series editor and leading Hayek scholar Bruce Caldwell explaining the book s origins and publishing 160 history and assessing common misinterpretations of 160 Hayek s thought 160 Caldwell has also standardized and corrected 160 The Road to Serfdom – Text and Documents – The Definitive Edition

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  • 151
  • Format Kindle
  • 0226320553
  • The Road to Serfdom – Text and Documents – The Definitive Edition

  • F A Hayek
  • Anglais
  • 22 February 2016
  • 304 pages

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