A Treatise on Political Economy or the Production, by Say J.-B.

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The Social Contract of J. J. Rousseau, from being almost entirely founded upon questions of right, has thereby become, what I feel no hesitation in avow f ng, a work of at least but little practical utility. xxxvi INTRODUCTION. trifling of his work ;* but, like the economists, he almost invariably founds a principle upon some gratuitous assumption. Now, an hypothesis may indeed be resorted to, in order to exemplify and elucidate the correctness of an author's general reasoning, but never can be sufficient to establish a fundamental truth.

The same remark is applicable to the twentieth chapter, in the same book, on the subject of temporary and permanent emigration, considtrtd in reference to national wealth. Any person, however, well acquainted with the principles of this science, would find no difficulty in arriving at the same conclusions. The time is not distant when not only writers on finance, but on history and geography, will be required to possess a knowledge of at least the fundamental principles of political economy. A modern treatise on Universal Geography, (vol.

INTRODUCTION. \[v other; which on the one side will naturally induce Jess oppression, and on the other beget more confidence. At present, authors who venture to write upon politics, history, and d fortiori upon finance, commerce, and the arts, without any previous knowledge of the principles of political economy, only produce works of temporary success, that do not succeed in fixing public attention. But what has chiefly contributed to the advancement of political economy, is the grave posture of affairs in the civilized world during the last thirty years.

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