The Law of Civilization and Decay: An Essay on History (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)eBook - 2011
In The Law of Civilization and Decay (1895), Adams presents his theory that historical events are determined by economic conditions. While believing that economic concerns trade and the accumulation of wealth, for example provided a primary impetus for civilization, he also believed that, unchecked, they invariably led to collapse.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Barnes & Noble, 2011
Branch Call Number: Freading ebook
Description: 1 online resource (418 pages)