Editions La Découverte (1992)

Abstract
This book describes the philosophical principles underlying the political project often called “classical liberalism”. By this expression is meant the project for society proposed, during the second half of the eighteenth century, by David Hume and Adam Smith in Great Britain, Turgot and Condorcet in France, Thomas Jefferson in the United States and Kant and Humboldt in Germany. The differences between the principles of “classical liberalism” and those of the extreme doctrines of Milton Friedman and Friedrich Hayek (often confused with 'classical liberalism') are clearly explained. This book has been translated into Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Vietnamese, Rumanian and Turkish. A more complete second edition "Les fondements philosophiques du libéralisme", published in2002, exists and is downloadable from the authors page at Philpeople.
Keywords Liberalism  utilitarianism  natural law
Categories No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Buy this book $26.47 used   Amazon page
ISBN(s) 2707121355   2707121355
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Translate to english
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 70,265
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Droits collectifs, libéralisme et tolérance.Soumaya Mestiri - 2008 - Revue des Sciences Philosophiques Et Théologiques 92 (4):753-771.
Le libéralisme comme recherche de la justice sens pratique et philosophique.Tatsuo Inoue - 2011 - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger 136 (3):323 - 346.
Le libéralisme de la prudence : contribution à un minimalisme politique.Nicolas Tavaglione - 2013 - Les ateliers de l'éthique/The Ethics Forum 8 (1):47-69.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2015-02-02

Total views
1 ( #1,546,279 of 2,507,661 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #416,871 of 2,507,661 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.

My notes