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Henry George And His Gospel

by Digby Cotes Pedder

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11925913M
    ISBN 10143046142X
    ISBN 109781430461425
    OCLC/WorldCa154801842

    Henry George was born on September 2, in Philadelphia. His father, Richard Samuel Henry George, a second generation immigrant from England, was a devout Episcopalian. Initially a dry good merchant and a customhouse clerk, he later became a vestryman at St. Paul’s Episcopalian Church and started publishing Sunday-school books. George, Henry. BIBLIOGRAPHY. Henry George (–) grew up in Phila delphia. As the author of Progress and Poverty he became one of the most telling speakers for social protest anywhere in the world. His father was the son of an English immigrant who had succeeded as a shipper; his mother’s family had settled in the city before the Revolution.

    Henry George, Progress and Poverty. California writer and activist, his angrily eloquent book Progress and Poverty, published in , became one of the best selling nonfiction works in American publishing history. He blamed social problems on the ability of a few monopolists to grow wealthy as a result of rising land values, and that the. Henry George (September 2, - Octo ) was an American economist who wrote one of the most widely read economic treatises in history: Progress and Poverty (). The thesis of the book is the proposal that all government revenue should come from a single tax on argued that land, unlike other factors of production, is supplied by nature and that rent is unearned surplus.

    Henry George. Henry George, the second of ten children, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 21st September He left school at 14 and went to sea as a foremast boy in April On his return he settled in California where he became a typesetter and printer. Henry George What did Henry George's book "Progress and Poverty" propose as an alternative to Social Darwinism and a mean to distribute wealth more equitably? George argued that a "single tax" would destroy monopolies, distribute wealth more equally, and eliminate poverty.


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– Content: Chapter I.—Biographical Chapter II.— The Riddle Chapter III.— Pros and Cons Chapter IV.— Reasoning Chapter V.— Capital Chapter VI.—Speculation Chapter VII.—Retrospect Chapter VIII—The Answer Chapter IX.—Objections Chapter X. - Buy Henry George and His Gospel book online at best prices in india on Read Henry George and His Gospel book reviews & author details and more at Author: Digby Cotes Pedder.

Henry George (September 2, – Octo ) was an American political economist and journalist. His writing was immensely popular in the 19th century America, and sparked several reform movements of the Progressive inspired the. Henry George, U.S. land reformer and economist who in Progress and Poverty () proposed the single tax: that the state tax away all economic rent—the income from the use of bare land but not from improvements—and abolish all other taxes.

Learn about this and his. Henry George’s Legacy divides into chapters devoted to George’s connection to the ideas of his own time and chapters considering current issues where his ideas might be relevant.

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24 quotes from Henry George: 'Man is the only animal whose desires increase as they are fed; the only animal that is never satisfied.', 'Let no man imagine that he has no influence. Whoever he may be, and wherever he may be placed, the man who thinks becomes a light and a power.', and 'He who sees the truth, let him proclaim it, without asking who is for it or who is against it.'.

Buy Henry George and His Gospel by online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible : Paperback. Henry George (September 2, – Octo ) was an American political economist and journalist. He promoted the "single tax" on land, though he avoided that writing was immensely popular in the 19th century America, and sparked several reform movements of the Progressive inspired the economic philosophy known as Georgism, based on the belief that people should own the.

Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth: The Remedy is an book by social theorist and economist Henry is a treatise on the questions of why poverty accompanies economic and technological progress and why economies exhibit a tendency toward cyclical boom and bust.

View the profiles of people named Henry George. Join Facebook to connect with Henry George and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to. The social philosopher Henry George died inbut his best-selling book Progress and Poverty caused much excitement when first printed in More than years later people still discuss George’s controversial effort.

Eventually he returned to San Francisco with his wife, his first child, Henry George, junior, was born in November Henry set up a job-printing outfit with two partners. During this difficult time he was to remember well the words of an old prospector he had met going to the Frazer river: 'As the country grows, as people come in, wages.

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Further instructions on how to transfer your NOOK. Henry George $ - $ A perplexed philosopher;: Being an examination of Mr. Herbert Spencer's various utterances on the land question, with some incidental reference to his.Henry George wrote Progress and Poverty, blaming social problems on the ability of a few monopolists to grow wealthy as a result of rising land values.

This was an unearned increment, produced by the growth of society around the land. Such profits were rightfully the property of the community.Henry George: | | Henry George | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive.