Lectures on Political Economy, vol. 2 
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Lectures given at the University of Edinburgh in the first decade of the 19th century. Volume 2 contains his lectures on free trade, taxation, the Poor Laws, education, and his theory of government.
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Table of Contents:
LECTURES ON POLITICAL ECONOMY.
PART FIRST.: OF POLITICAL ECONOMY PROPER. (CONTINUED.)
[CONTINUATION OF BOOK SECOND.]: [OF NATIONAL WEALTH.]
[CHAPTER III.]: [OF TRADE.]
SECT. I.—: OF THE FREEDOM OF TRADE.
[SUBSECT. I.—: Of Restraints on Domestic Commerce and Industry.]
[SUBSECT. II.—: Of Restraints on the Commercial Intercourse of Different Nations.]
[SECT. II.]—: OF THE CORN TRADE.
[SUBSECT. I.]—: Of the Inland Corn Trade.
[SUBSECT. II.]—: Of the Trade carried on by the Merchant Importer of Grain for Home Consumption.
[SUBSECT. III.]—: Of the Trade carried on by the Merchant Exporter of Corn for Foreign Consumption.
[SUBSECT. IV.]—: Of the Trade of the Merchant Carrier or Importer of Corn for future Exportation.
[SUBSECT. V.]—: Miscellaneous Observations upon the Corn-Trade.
[SECT. III.]—: ON SUBJECTING THE COMMERCE OF MONEY TO THE REGULATION OF LAW.
[SECT. IV.—: ON SUBJECTING THE COMMERCE OF LAND TO THE REGULATION OF LAW.]
[CHAPTER IV.]: OF TAXES.
[SECT. I.—: OF TAXES IN GENERAL.—INTRODUCTORY.]
[SECT. II.]—: TAXES UPON LAND.*
[SUBSECT. I.]—: Taxes upon the Rent of Land.
[SUBSECT. II.]—: Taxes which are proportioned, not to the Rent, but to the Produce of Land.
[SECT. III.]—: TAXES UPON THE RENT OF HOUSES.
[SECT. IV.]—: TAXES UPON PROFIT, OR UPON THE REVENUE ARISING FROM STOCK.
[SUBSECT. I.—: Taxes upon Profit in General.]
[SUBSECT. II.]—: Taxes upon the Profit of Particular Employments.
[SECT. V.—: CONCLUSION.]
[BOOK THIRD.]: [OF THE POOR—THEIR MAINTENANCE.]
[CHAPTER I.]: [HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE POOR-LAWS.]
[SECT. I.—: OF THE ENGLISH POOR-LAWS.]
SECT. II.—: OF THE SCOTTISH POOR-LAWS.
[CHAPTER II.]: [SUBSIDIARY MEASURES FOR THE RELIEF OF THE POOR.]
[SECT. I.—: OF CHARITY WORKHOUSES.]
[SECT. II.—: OF BENEFIT CLUBS, OR FRIENDLY SOCIETIES.]
[SECT. III.—: ON THE DISTRESSES OF THE POOR, IN SO FAR AS THEY PROCEED FROM THEIR OWN EVIL HABITS.]
[BOOK FOURTH.]: [OF THE EDUCATION OF THE LOWER ORDERS.]
[PART SECOND.]: [OF THE THEORY OF GOVERNMENT, OR POLITICS PROPER.*]
[CHAPTER I.]: OF THE SIMPLE FORMS OF GOVERNMENT.
[SECT. I.]—: INTRODUCTION.
[SUBSECT. I.—: Of the Legislative, Judicial, and Executive Powers.]
[SUBSECT. II.—: Of the Simple Forms of Government in Theory and in general.]
[SECT. II.—: OF THE SIMPLE FORMS OF GOVERNMENT IN SPECIAL.]
[SUBSECT. I.]—: Of Democracy and Democratic States.
[SUBSECT. II.]—: Of Aristocracy.
[SUBSECT. III.]—: Of Monarchy.
[CHAPTER II.]: OF MIXED GOVERNMENTS.
[SECT. I.—: OF MIXED GOVERNMENTS IN GENERAL.]
[SECT. II.—: ON, IN SPECIAL; AND PARTICULARLY] OF THE ENGLISH CONSTITUTION.
APPENDICES TO PARTS FIRST AND SECOND.
APPENDIX I.—: To B. II. Ch. iii. § 3, p. 114.
Quotation on the Exportation of Grain, from Howlett.
APPENDIX II.—: To Part I., p. 326.
A Conclusion of the First Three Books of Political Economy,—strictly so called.
APPENDIX III.—: To Part II., p. 452.
An earlier Conclusion of Politics Proper.