Law, Legislation and Liberty: A New Statement of the Liberal Principles of Justice and Political Economy
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Law, Legislation and Liberty: A New Statement of the Liberal Principles of Justice and Political Economy

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This volume combines all three volumes of Hayek's comprehensive study of the basic principles of the political order of free society: Rules and Order, The Mirage of Social Justice and The Political Order of a Free Society.
Paperback, 244 pages
Published July 1st 1982 by Routledge (first published 1973)
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I started reading this book with much trepidation, almost certain that it would be too technical for me. However the last two weeks that I have been reading this book have been the most intellectually satisfying time in a long while. The author's stated purpose for this three volume book was very ambitious, to identify why democracy has degenerated into demagoguery, and to propose a new constitution to eliminate some of the defects in present constitutions by incorporating the learning of the la...more
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"At the moment our concern must be to make clear that while the rules on which a spontaneous order rests, may also be of spontaneous origin, this need not always be the case . . . The spontaneous character of the resulting order must therefore be distinguished from the spontaneous origin of the rules on which it rests, and it is possible that an order which would still have to be described as spontaneous rests on rules which are entirely the result of deliberate design. . .

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Friedrich August von Hayek CH was an Austrian and British economist and philosopher known for his defense of classical liberalism and free-market capitalism against socialist and collectivist thought. He is considered by some to be one of the most important economists and political philosophers of the twentieth century. Hayek's account of how changing prices communicate signals which enable indivi...more
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