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The Theory of Social Revolutions

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Publisher: Macmillan Publication date: 1913 Subjects: Revolutions Courts United States History / Revolutionary History / United States / General Law / Courts Philosophy / General Political Science / General Notes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be typos or missing text. There are no illustrations or indexes. When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get fr ...more
Paperback, 92 pages
Published December 25th 2009 by General Books (first published January 1914)
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Marts  (Thinker)
American historian Brooks Adams critised capitalism and sort to explain the development of commercialism, he theorised a predictable rise and fall in commercial activities with the formation of commercial centres based on a need for such activities to be more easily practised. He also expounded upon the desire to increase individual wealth which leads to the discarding of spiritual values and an eventual and total break down of society as a result of greed...

J. Aleksandr Wootton
Brilliant socio-economic analysis on the inherence of "bench legislation" within the structure of U.S. government. Exceptionally enlightening.

P.S. it's out of copyright, so I downloaded the audio book for free (legally!) from Project Gutenberg & LibraVox.
interesting more by historical comparison than by its own merit.
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