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Chaos Theory by Robert P. Murphy
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Apr 29, 2011

it was ok
bookshelves: economics, liberty, political-theory
Read on April 29, 2011 — I own a copy

OK intro text to the economic theory behind anarchic systems of defense, arbitration, law, and security. Answers the standard objections. Very little history here, and very little about non-defense/law. Its pretty targeted in that sense. I don't know what else to say about it. I don't really know why this was considered "advanced". Also it has nothing to do with chaos theory, its just a title.

Anarchic law has been done better by others, but the second essay (on defense) was more recommendable.

Also, I wish there was more time spent on mutual aid organizations which fulfill the same functions as the security corporations he describes. Corporations scare people.
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