Exciting the Industry of Mankind George Berkeley’s Philosophy of Money by C.G. Caffentzis.

Exciting the Industry of Mankind is the first comprehensive book about George Berkeley's revolutionary views on money and banking. Berkeley broke the conceptual link between money and metallic substance in The Querist, a work published between 1735 and 1737 in Dublin, consisting entirely of que...

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Main Author: Caffentzis, C.G. (Author, http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands : Imprint: Springer, 2000.
Edition:1st ed. 2000.
Series:International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées, 170
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Berkeley’s Monetary Education
  • 2. Problematic of The Querist: Cynical Content and the Agistment Tithe Crisis
  • 3. Prolegomena to The Querist
  • 4. The Querist’s Solution
  • 5. The Querist’s Hope and Failure
  • Conclusion: Instructions for Dismounting from Sejanus’ Golden Horse.