Essays in Jacksonian Political Economy
By William Leggett
Edited and with a Foreword by Lawrence H. White
William Leggett (1801–1839) was the intellectual leader of the laissez-faire wing of Jacksonian democracy. His diverse writings applied the principle of equal rights to liberty and property. These editorials maintain a historical and contemporary relevance.
Lawrence H. White is Professor of Economics at the University of Georgia.
Apr 1984 | 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 | 432 Pages