Remarks on a Late Publication,Entitled,

Remarks on a Late Publication,Entitled,"an Essay on the Principles of Population"/Effects on Civilisation on the People in European States. with Observations on the Principal Conclusion in Mr Malthus's Essay on Population

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Overview

This volume consists of two works, namely: the anonymous "Remarks", a reply to the first and most pessimistic edition of Malthus's "Essay"

and "Effects of Civilisation", one of the earliest works of British socialism in which the author Charles Hall, disagrees with Malthus about the existing causes of poverty. For Hall it was not over-population that causes poverty but the exploitation of the poor to support the luxurious lifestyles of the rich.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781855067721
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/03/1999
Series: Works on Malthus and the Population Controversy,1803-1830 Series
Edition description: FAC
Pages: 429

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