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  • The Medieval World

    The Advancement of Civilisation in the Western World
    Volume 2: The Medieval World

    Brian Hodgkinson

    ISBN: 9788184541946

    Due August 2018
    This is the second volume in a series of 3 which charts the advancement of civilisation from Ancient Egypt to the 20th Century. Alongside the advancement of civilisation during the Middle ages were forces of destruction: widespread poverty, disease and warfare were endemic, despite the intelligent and devoted efforts of so many Christian scholars, reformers, artists and warriors.

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  • Christianity and Social Order

    William Temple, Foreword by Edward Heath, Introduction by Ronald Preston

    35th in the Church Times 100 Best Christian Books selection

    ISBN: 9780856830259 - Paperback

    "This book has been described as one of the foundation piers of the Welfare State." Times Educational Supplement

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  • From Here to Prosperity

    From Here to Prosperity

    An Agenda for Progressive Prosperity based on an inequality–busting strategy of income for me, wealth for we

    Thomas J. Burgess

    ISBN: 9780856835032 - Paperback

    The author proposes creating a society where the wealth produced goes to the wealth producers so that the vast inequalities and the high level of poverty can be reduced significantly within a generation.

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  • Imputed Rights

    An Essay in Christian Social Theory

    Robert V Andelson

    ISBN: 9780856832727 - Paperback9780856832789 - Hardback

    In this essay, originally published in 1971, Robert V. Andelson argued that human rights have been an issue that are often invoked but seldom intelligently considered. The foreword to this Second Edition is by Professor James M. Dawsey.

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    The Natural Economy

    John Young

    ISBN: 9780856831669 - Paperback

    Many doubt the existence of economic laws, but the once mighty Soviet Union collapsed because the grand theory on which it was based did not accord with the facts of economic life. It was unscientific.

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  • Our Land, Our Rent, Our Jobs

    Our Land, Our Rent, Our Jobs

    Uncovering the explosive potential for growth via resource rentals

    Stephen Meintjes & Michael Jacques

    ISBN: 9780856835049 - Paperback

    The authors set out a proposal to unleash South Africa's potential for growth in a way that benefits investors and the poorest by reforming taxation – a blueprint for other developing countries.

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  • Philosophy for a Fair Society - cover image

    A Philosophy for a Fair Society

    Michael Hudson, G.J. Miller, Kris Feder

    ISBN: 9780856831591 - Paperback9780856831614 - Hardback

    Something must be done, explain the authors. Governments will fail, unless they shake off the economic orthodoxy which is now one of the problems rather than the means to a solution.

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  • The Predator Culture

    The Systemic Roots and Intent of Organised Violence

    Fred Harrison

    Finalist in 2010-11 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE for Non-Fiction

    ISBN: 9780856832734 - Paperback

    Fred Harrison shows how the violence, whether from territorial conquest or colonialism, at the birth of nation states splits the population into victors and vanquished and is perpetuated through the global economic system.

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  • Progress and Poverty - cover image

    Progress and Poverty

    Full Edition

    Henry George

    ISBN: 9780911312584 - Paperback9780911312799 - Hardback

    An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth...The Remedy. "The people must think because the people alone can act." The classic bestseller in political economy launched a worldwide movement with a unique strategy to abolish privilege and poverty.

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  • Progress and Poverty Condensed Edition

    Progress and Poverty – Condensed Edition

    Edited and Abridged for Modern Readers

    Henry George

    ISBN: 9780911312980 - Paperback

    "Today we live in a world that is divided. A world in which we have made great progress and advances in science and technology. But it is also a world where millions of children die because they have no access to medicines. We live in a world where knowledge and information have made enormous strides, yet millions of children are not in school. It is a world of great promise and hope. It is also a world of despair, disease and hunger." Nelson Mandela, 2005

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  • Promoting the Common Good - cover image

    Promoting the Common Good

    Bringing Economics and Theology Together Again

    Marcus Braybrooke & Kamran Mofid

    ISBN: 9780856832314 - Paperback

    "I very much welcome this book and believe that its themes are of crucial importance to the world today." From Foreword by Rt Rev. Richard Harries, Bishop of Oxford

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  • The Rule of Law

    Kenneth Jupp

    ISBN: 9780856832352 - Hardback

    Drawing on his fifteen years' experience as a High Court judge in England, Sir Kenneth Jupp explores the concept of justice in seven essays. In search of justice, the author has turned to the scriptures, history, law, philosophy, science, government and political economy.

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