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Energy: The Master Resource

Media and CultureInterventionismProduction Theory

01/11/2016Books
This book covers the huge subject of energy, beginning with answers to the most fundamental questions (What is energy? Where does energy come from?) and proceeding to current policy applications (Are we running out of oil? Is the glob e warming?).
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War, Empire, and the Military

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

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These essays, although organized under seven headings, have one underlying theme: opposition to the warfare state that robs us of our liberty, our money, and in some cases our life. Conservatives who decry the welfare state while supporting the warfare state are terribly inconsistent. The two are...
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Civilian and the Military

Media and CultureU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

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This book provides an incredible wealth of knowledge and documentation to show that the anti-militarist tradition in the United States was and is robust, freedom-loving, and correct time and again.
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The Free Market and Its Enemies

Free MarketsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

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This is a "new" book by Ludwig von Mises, the first of a series of lecture transcripts drawn from careful notes taken by Bettina Bien Greaves in the summer of 1951. It features Mises in a role in which we do not usually find him, not as a writer but as a speaker...
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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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Differing Worldviews in Higher Education

EducationOther Schools of Thought

01/11/2016Books
Two noted professors on opposite sides of the cultural wars come together and engage in "cooperative argumentation."...
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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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Free Prices Now! Fixing the Economy by Abolishing the Fed

Global EconomyCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionismPrices

01/11/2016Books
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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Liberty Defined

Media and CulturePhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

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In Liberty Defined , Ron Paul returns with his most provocative, comprehensive, and compelling arguments for personal freedom to date.
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The Ethics of Redistribution

InterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology

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De Jouvenel makes a devastating case against the most accepted of modern forms of economic intervention.
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