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From Hollis and Nell to Hollis and Mises

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Establishment economics is in a much deserved state of disarray. While the natural sciences have made remarkable progress in the 20th century, the mainstream social sciences remain impotent to solve the real and worsening political/ economic problems of our time. Emphasis on fundamental...
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The Corporation at Issue, Part I: The Clash of Classical Liberal Values and the Negative Consequences for Capitalist Practices

Monetary TheoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
In an article published in this journal, Walter Block (2002, pp. 3–36) is rather scathing about Henry Simons’s credentials as a champion of free enterprise. But it seems possible to be considerably more generous to Simons than Block is, and to regard him as significantly less unlibertarian than...
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Freedom and Prosperity in Liechtenstein: A Hoppean Analysis

Free MarketsMedia and CultureProduction TheoryValue and Exchange

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Liechtenstein has long been recognized as one of the most free and prosperous countries in the world. However, there has been little analysis of Liechtenstein’s development because the scant research that existed was in German and therefore inaccessible to most American scholars. Furthermore, many...
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Nationalism and Liberalism: Friends or Foes?

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologySubjectivism

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
What should be the attitude of classical liberals toward nationalist aspiration and sentiment? Should classical liberals value and cultivate these attitudes in themselves and others—at least in their ostensibly less xenophobic and aggressive forms? Or should they look on all forms and...
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World War I as Fulfillment: Power and the Intellectuals

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
In this paper, I will be dealing with various examples of individual or groups of progressive intellectuals, exulting in the triumph of their creed and their own place in it, as a result of America's entry into World War I. Volume 9, Number 1 (1989)
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Felix Morley: An Old-Fashioned Republican Critic of Statism and Interventionism

Big GovernmentInterventionism

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Dr. Felix Morley, educator, scholar and author, has been a staunch defender of federalism, limited government, and Jeffersonian Republicanism throughout his long and distinguished career. As editor of the Washington Post, he received a Pulitzer Prize for his writing. He became President of...
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Book Review of The Church Confronts Modernity: Catholic Intellectuals and the Progressive Era and The Church and the Market: A Catholic Defense of the Free Economy by Thomas E. Woods, Jr.

Media and CultureMoney and BanksMoney and BankingValue and Exchange

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
In this article, Samuel Bostaph reviews Thomas E. Woods, Jr.'s books, The Church Confronts Modernity: Catholic Intellectuals and the Progressive Era and The Church and the Market: A Catholic Defense of the Free Economy. Volume 20, Number 2 (2006)
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Ambivalence, Ambiguity, and Contradiction Garrisonian Abolitionists and Nonviolence

U.S. HistoryInterventionismOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Historian Alice Felt Tyler once used the expression "Freedom's Ferment" to characterize the antebellum period in American history.' It was an apt phrase referring to the multitude of reform movements, religious enthusiasms, and social experiments which transformed American culture in fundamentally...
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Book Review: John Merrifield, School Choices: True and False

EducationTaxes and Spending

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
In this article, Laurence M. Vance offers a review of John Merrifield's School Choices: True and False . Volume 17, Number 2 (2003)
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Secession Reconsidered

U.S. HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The idea of secession has been around ever since there have been governments. It is an especially relevant topic today, as the emerging democracies in Eastern and Central Europe attempt to form new, stable political and economic units. The idea of secession, however, should not be limited to new...
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