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Adam Smith e seu contexto: o Iluminismo escocês

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  • Hugo E. A. da Gama Cerqueira

    (Cedeplar-UFMG)

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This essay argues that Adam Smith's thought should be interpreted within the intellectual context of the Scottish enlightenment. It discusses the origins and the specific nature of the enlightenment in Scotland in order to highlight the differences between the social theory of the Scottish literati and the dominant approach to economics.

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Paper provided by Cedeplar, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais in its series Textos para Discussão Cedeplar-UFMG with number td263.

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Length: 25 pages
Date of creation: May 2005
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Publication status: Published in Economia e Sociedade, 2006, vol. 26, pp. 1-28.
Handle: RePEc:cdp:texdis:td263

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Keywords: Adam Smith; Scottish enlightenment; political economy;

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  1. Hugo E. A. da Gama Cerqueira, 2006. "Sobre a filosofia moral de Adam Smith," Textos para Discussão Cedeplar-UFMG td292, Cedeplar, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais.

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