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The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents–The Definitive Edition (The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek, Volume 2)

The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents--The Definitive Edition (The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek, Volume 2) Author F. A. Hayek
ISBN-10 0226320553
ISBN-13 9780226320557
Year 2007-03-30
Pages 283
Language English
Publisher University Of Chicago Press
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An unimpeachable classic work in political philosophy intellectual and cultural history and economics The Road to Serfdom has inspired and infuriated politicians scholars and general readers for half a century Originally published in 1944 when Eleanor Roosevelt supported the efforts of Stalin and Albert Einstein subscribed lock stock and barrel to the socialist program The Road to Serfdom was seen as heretical for its passionate warning against the dangers of state control over the means of production For F A Hayek the collectivist idea of empowering government with increasing economic control would lead not to a utopia but to the horrors of Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy First published by the University of Chicago Press on September 18 1944 The Road to Serfdom garnered immediate widespread attention The first printing of 2 000 copies was exhausted instantly and within six months more than 30 000 books were sold In April 1945 Reader s Digest published a condensed version of the book and soon thereafter the Book of the Month Club distributed this edition to more than 600 000 readers A perennial best seller the book has sold 400 000 copies in the United States alone and has been translated into more than twenty languages along the way becoming one of the most important and influential books of the century With this new edition The Road to Serfdom takes its place in the series The Collected Works of F A Hayek The volume includes a foreword by series editor and leading Hayek scholar Bruce Caldwell explaining the book s origins and publishing history and assessing common misinterpretations of Hayek s thought Caldwell has also standardized and corrected

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1633 Author David Weber
ISBN-10 9781618243423
Release 2002-08-01
Pages 688