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INTRODUCTION. OF THE OBJECTS AND PROVINCE OF POLITICAL ECONOMY. * - Dugald Stewart, Lectures on Political Economy, vol. 1 
Lectures on Political Economy. Now first published. Vol. I. To which is Prefixed, Part Third of the Outlines of Moral Philosophy, edited by Sir William Hamilton (Edinburgh, Thomas Constable, 1855).
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- Advertisement By the Editor.
- Plan of Lectures On Political Economy, For Winter 1800-1801.
- Outlines of Moral Philosophy. Part Third. [political Science.]
- Part III. *: of Man Considered As the Member of a Political Body. †
- Chapter I.: Of the History of Political Society.
- Chapter II.: Of the General Principles of Legislation and Government.
- Lectures On Political Economy.
- Introduction. of the Objects and Province of Political Economy. *
- [chapter I.]: [of the Title and Comprehension of the Science, In Its Most Extensive Meaning.]
- Chapter II. *: [of the Contents and Distribution of Political Economy Proper,—or of Part First.]
- [ Population. ]
- [ National Wealth. ]
- [ the Poor:—their Maintenance. ]
- [ Education.—prevention, Reformation, Correction of Crime. ]
- [chapter III.]: [preliminary Distinction of Positive Laws Into Two Classes; and the Relation of These to Political Economy Proper,—or to Part First.]
- Part First.—: of Political Economy Proper.
- [book First.]: [of Population.]
- [chapter I.]: Of Population Considered As an Article of the Natural History of Man.
- [chapter II.]: [of Population Considered As an Article of Political Economy.]
- [sect. I.—: Of Population As Affected By the Political Institutions Which Regulate the Sexual Connexion.]
- [sect. II.—: Of Population As Affected By the State of Manners Relative to the Connexion Between the Sexes.]
- [sect. III.—: Dependence of Population On the Means of Subsistence Enjoyed By the People.]
- [ Appendix. —: of the Means Which Have Been Employed to Ascertain the State of Population In Particular Instances. ]
- [book Second.]: [of National Wealth.]
- [chapter I. * ]: [of Productive and Unproductive Labour.]
- [sect. I.—: On the Circumstances Which Render Labour More Effective.]
- Chapter II.: [of Money, the Circulating Medium.]
- [sect. I.—: Of the Origin and Use of Money.]
- [sect. II.—: Of Real and Nominal Prices.]
- [sect. III.—: On the Effects of Plenty Or Scarcity of the Precious Metals Upon Prices.]
- Sect. IV.—: Of Money As the Standard of Value.
- [sect. V.—: Of Interest.]
- Appendices to Books First and Second.
- Appendix I.—: To B. I. Ch. II. § 3.
- Quotation On Population From Pinto.
- Appendix II.—: To B. II. Ch. II.
- Notes On the [ Parliamentary ] Bullion Report. ( Sent By Mr. Stewart to Lord Lauderdale, In February, March, and April, 1811.)
OF THE OBJECTS AND PROVINCE OF POLITICAL ECONOMY.
[This seems to correspond with the “Introduction to a Course of Elementary Lectures on Political Economy,” as enumerated in the table of contents given by Miss Stewart; (see Editor’s Advertisement). It escaped the fate of the other writings in that list, in consequence of an extra copy having been taken. For, its first certainly, and apparently also its second chapter, were latterly intended by Mr. Stewart to be incorporated in the Third Part of his Dissertation; and various changes were accordingly (about 1819 and down to 1823) made to fit them for this transference; which, however, was never completed. It is perhaps needless to observe, that these alterations are merely superficial, and that the chapters, in all essential respects, correspond with their original accommodation.]