Malthus: a Very Short Introduction
|Series title:||Very Short Introductions Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Oxford University Press, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $11.95|
| Book Description: |
Thomas Robert Malthus (1766-1834) was an English cleric whose ideas on population and political economy have had a profound influence on modern economic thought. In this Very Short Introduction, Donald Winch considers the context in which Malthus wrote, examines why his work matters, and why it remains so controversial.