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Defending the Undefendable 2

Calculation and KnowledgePhilosophy and MethodologyPraxeologySubjectivism

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Walter Block has assembled thirty chapters defending behavior that is probably offensive to most Americans, such as dwarf tossing and stereotyping, and many that are downright illegal, such as dueling and smuggling. Plus, he's provided us with humorous cartoons at the end of many chapters. The...
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Resurgence of the Warfare State: The Crisis Since 9/11

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

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In this book, Robert Higgs shows how the 9-11 attacks have led the government to exploit people's fears to build an empire at home and abroad, at the expense of freedom itself.
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Differing Worldviews in Higher Education

EducationOther Schools of Thought

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Two noted professors on opposite sides of the cultural wars come together and engage in "cooperative argumentation."
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Henry Hazlitt: A Giant of Liberty

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

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This bibliography contains more than 6,000 entries, with books annotated by Murray N. Rothbard, in a near-complete listing of articles by this Austrian journalist. It identifies for the first time unsigned editorials in the New York Times (1934-1946) which were actually written by Hazlitt, and...
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Basic Principles of Economic Value

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and MethodologySubjectivismValue and Exchange

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Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk covers the nature and origin of value, the measurement of value, the value of complementary goods, the scientific significance of subjective value, and the theory of objective exchange value.
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The Great Deformation

Big GovernmentFree MarketsU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

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In The Great Deformation, Stockman describes how the working of free markets and democracy has long been under threat in America and provides a nonpartisan, surprising catalog of the corrupters and defenders.
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Rollback

Big GovernmentHealthTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyFiscal Theory

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Woods writes with relentless precision, like an intellectual surgeon, to convince the reader that the government is not what it says it is, but is rather the opposite.
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War, Christianity, and the State

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and Methodology

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If there is any group of people that should be opposed to war, torture, militarism, and the warfare state with its suppression of civil liberties, imperial presidency, government propaganda, and interventionist foreign policy it is Christians, and especially conservative, evangelical, and...
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Faith and Liberty: The Economic Thought of the Late Scholastics

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

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In this second edition of his seminal study, Alejandro Chafuen covers the economic writings of the Late Scholastics working in the tradition of St.Thomas Aquinas, those whom J. Schumpeter called the first economists. Writing long before Adam Smith, they wrote on private property, trade, monetary...
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Free Prices Now! Fixing the Economy by Abolishing the Fed

Global EconomyCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionismPrices

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The most reliable barometer of economic honesty is to be found in prices. Honest prices, neither manipulated nor controlled, provide both investors and consumers with reliable economic signals. They are the foundation for a successful economy.

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