Definitions in Political Economy by Thomas Robert Malthus


A new, critical edition prepared by Alexander K. Bocast

Including a preface, notes, and remarks by John Cazenove, and an introduction by Morton Paglin

Accompanied by a review of Definitions in Political Economy from The Scotsman of 10 May 1827, by John Ramsay McCulloch

This new edition:

  • Expands and corrects Malthus's citations and his quotations, so that authors and works are correctly and completely identified, and quoted material is complete and accurate.
  • Provides English translations for passages quoted in other languages.
  • Supplies a critical apparatus that identifies and corrects errors in Malthus's text and that compares the edition of Cazenove with Malthus's original edition.
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