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The Evolution of Hayek’s Ethics

  • Keith William Diener
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Part of the Archival Insights into the Evolution of Economics book series (AIEE)

Abstract

This chapter traces the evolution of Hayek’s ethics through three major periods: key events from his youth that influenced his view of ethics, central references to ethics in his early (1940s–1960s) writings, and his later (1960s–1992) works including his theoretical positioning of ethics within his spontaneous order. Also examined are the moral traditions that he embraced.

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  • Keith William Diener
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  1. 1.School of BusinessStockton UniversityGallowayUSA

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