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Poverty is not Natural
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Due Sept 2019
Instead of focusing on consequences, George Curtis seeks the cause of poverty. Curtis regenerates Henry George’s ideas, recognising that the cause of poverty is entrenched throughout the world in a widely accepted social institution, just as slavery once was.
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"Professor Barker has done a truly distinguished job. Not only is the scholarship outstanding, but Henry George has been brought to life." Robert Clancy, Director of the Henry George School of Social Science
Henry George and Europe
The Far-reaching Impact and Effect of the Ideas of the American Social Philosopher
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Michael Silagi's investigation proves that Henry George's impact on European social thinking is dominantly ideological, influencing so many Europeans as spur and inspiration.
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Henry George warned that unless the system of land tenure was reformed, unless the individual’s freedom of action was enhanced, even graver ecological, economic, moral and ethical problems would plague future generations. The scale of the problems have increased.
Standing for Justice
A Biography of Andrew MacLaren MP
ISBN: 9780856831942 - Hardback£12.95 Add to basket
Redistributing ever-growing levels of taxation has always been the major weapon for alleviating poverty but what is the cause of poverty? Andrew MacLaren MP, inspired by Henry George, saw clearly the underlying reasons. His views, and the solution to this grave social problem, which were endorsed by no less than five Prime Ministers, make fascinating reading.
Land Value Taxation
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"There is a sense in which all taxes are antagonistic to free enterprise - yet we need taxes... so the question is, which are the least harmful taxes? In my opinion, the least bad tax is the property tax on the unimproved value of land, the Henry George argument of many, many years ago." Milton Friedman
A Philosophy for a Fair Society
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Something must be done, explain the authors. Governments will fail, unless they shake off the economic orthodoxy which is now one of the problems rather than the means to a solution.
The Science of Political Economy
ISBN: 9780911312485 - Paperback£10.95 Add to basket
A new abridged edition of George's last work. Extends the classical analysis of Adam Smith and the Physiocrats on the nature of wealth and value, cooperation and exchange, space and time.
Progress and Poverty
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An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth...The Remedy. "The people must think because the people alone can act." The classic bestseller in political economy launched a worldwide movement with a unique strategy to abolish privilege and poverty.
Progress and Poverty – Condensed Edition
Edited and Abridged for Modern Readers
ISBN: 9780911312980 - Paperback£10.95 Add to basket
"Today we live in a world that is divided. A world in which we have made great progress and advances in science and technology. But it is also a world where millions of children die because they have no access to medicines. We live in a world where knowledge and information have made enormous strides, yet millions of children are not in school. It is a world of great promise and hope. It is also a world of despair, disease and hunger." Nelson Mandela, 2005
The Land Question
Viewpoint and counter viewpoint on the need for land reform
ISBN: 9780911312409 - Paperback£9.95 Add to basket
In his published works, George gave to the world a three-fold economic legacy: political, intellectual, and moral. This is perhaps clearest in this volume, which brings together three of his famous works: The Land Question, Property in Land, and The Condition of Labor.
Re-Solving the Economic Puzzle
How to save the enterprise system and trigger sustainable economic recovery
Finalist in 2011-12 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832819 - Paperback£18.95 Add to basket
'Here [Rybeck] gives us a multifaceted and enlightening book combining public policy analysis and autobiography - Rybeck is probably best known for developing the concept that land value taxation is actually a 'super user charge' (1983).'
Stephen Barton, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Jan 2013
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