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Contents

Errors of Adam Smith in regard to the origin of capital
68
CHAPTER XL
75
Circulation diminishes in its rapidity as land becomes consolidated
81
Tendency of British policy to promote increase in the proportions of mova
89
Tendency of the British colonial system to produce stoppage of the cir
95
Increase in the proportion borne in the United States by movable capi
101
CHAPTER XLI
109
Universal application of the law that is here propounded
114
Tendency of the law of distribution towards the production of harmony
120
How the rate of interest is affected by increase in the quantity of money
126
Mr Rieardos theory of rent Teaches the reverse of this the landlords
134
Error of Mr Ricardo in regard to the origin of rent No such rent as that
141
Simplicity and universal truth of natural laws Complexity and error
503
Growth of rent supposed by Mr Ricardo to be retarded by improvements
151
The more rapid the circulation the greater the tendency towards equality
159
Revolutionary tendencies of the system War among nations and dis
167
Necessity for indirect taxation in the early period Diminishes as fixed
173
Indirect taxation of Holland Turkey Sicily and other countries that
180
Labor and land the ultimate payers of all contributions for the support
186
Revenue system of the United States The countries in which direct
180
The more direct the taxation the less will be its proportion to production
192
Why not then at once abolish all indirect taxation ? Because the power
198
Wide difference between the doctrines of modern economists and those
205
Doctrines of Adam Smith in regard to concentration and centralization
213
Centralization grows with the growth of the traders power
219
Concentration tends towards the creation of power for direct taxation
226
Phenomena exhibited by the purely agricultural countries those which
281
Consolidation of the land and the disease of overpopulation necessary
287
Pioneer life favorable to increase of numbers The American system
293
In the physical world the most important effects due to the slow but steady
308
Substitution of vegetable for animal food Causes the action of man upon
316
Destructive effects of British policy in causing the exhaustion of
325
Manufactures always precede and never follow the creation of a real
333
Error in one community tends to the production of error in all British
196
OP THE MALTHUSIAN THEORY
312
Constant tendency according to Mr Malthus in all animated life to
349
His great and universal remedy for the disease of overpopulation Inap
360
The nearer the consumer to the producer the larger the production
366
Condition of woman in Greece Italy and France at various periods
372
How the condition of English women is affected by trading centralization
378
CHAPTER LI
386
Reverse of this exhibited in those which follow in the train of England
391
Extraordinary contrasts here again presented by the American Union
397
Social science here branches into political economy the one treating
465
Colbert and his policy His full appreciation of the necessity for
424
The world wordgoverned unmeaning phrases being made objects
435
CHAPTER LIII
446
Power for maintaining exterior commerce grows as the community
447
Ultimate object of all production found in the real man The higher
454
Subordination becomes more complete as competition for the purchase
40
Throughout the physical and social world harmony of movementinter
463

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Page 185 - The school-boy whips his taxed top — the beardless youth manages his taxed horse, with a taxed bridle on a taxed road ; — and the dying Englishman pouring his medicine, which has paid seven per cent.
Page 468 - They were unenlightened by science, and unacquainted with that religion, which enjoins men to do unto others as they would that others should do unto them.
Page 136 - ... difference in their productive powers. At the same time, the rent of the first quality will rise, for that must always be above the rent of the second, by the difference between the produce which they yield with a given quantity of capital and labour. 'With every step in the progress of population...
Page 261 - It is difficult at this day to realize the state of public opinion in relation to that unfortunate race which prevailed in the civilized and enlightened portions of the world at the time of the Declaration of Independence and when the Constitution of the United States was framed and adopted.
Page 68 - No regulation of commerce can increase the quantity of industry in any society beyond what its capital can maintain. It can only divert a part of it into a direction into which it might not otherwise have gone; and it is by no means certain that this artificial direction is likely to be more advantageous to the society than that into which it would have gone of its own accord.
Page 68 - ... the general industry of the society, or to give it the most advantageous direction, is not, perhaps, altogether so evident. The general industry of the society never can exceed what the capital of the society can employ. As the number of workmen that can be kept in employment by any particular person must bear a certain proportion to his capital, so the number of those that can be continually employed by all the members of a great society must bear a certain proportion to the whole capital of...
Page 342 - Crowds of miserable Irish darken all our towns. The wild Milesian features, looking false ingenuity, restlessness, unreason, misery and mockery, salute you on all highways and byways. The English coachman, as he whirls past, lashes the Milesian with his whip, curses him with his tongue; the Milesian is holding out his hat to beg.
Page 342 - That the condition of the lower multitude of English labourers approximates more and more to that of the Irish competing with them in all markets; that whatsoever labour, to which mere strength with little skill will suffice, is to be done, will be done not at the English price, but at an approximation to the Irish price : at a price superior as yet to the Irish, that is, superior to scarcity of third-rate potatoes for thirty weeks yearly ; superior, yet hourly, with the arrival of every new steamboat,...
Page 185 - Taxes on the sauce which pampers man's appetite, and the drug that restores him to health ; on the ermine which decorates the judge, and the rope which hangs the criminal ; on the poor man's salt, and the rich man's spice; on the brass nails of the coffin, and the ribands of the bride.
Page 364 - Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day's toil of any human being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery and imprisonment, and an increased number of manufacturers and others to make fortunes.

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