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Anderson, James

Record IDcnp00390973
URIhttp://thesaurus.cerl.org/record/cnp00390973
Biographical Data1739 - 1808
Last Edit2009-06-09

General Note

Agriculteur. Économiste.
Agriculturist and political economist. Born Hermiston, nr Edinburgh. Inherited a large farm there at 15. Married Margaret Seton, 1768, and took over her farm at Monkshill, Aberdeenshire. Early adherent of the principles of political economy. Noted for his use of the newly designed two-horse plough at Monkshill. Large body of publications, and said to have 14 aliases. Very concerned with the highland economy and its growth points. Became friends with Jeremy Bentham in 1776-93. Was involved in Bentham's plan for the Panopticon and was expected to bid for managing it. Moved to Edinburgh, 1783, and from there made visits to London. LLD, University of Aberdeen, 1786. Published a weekly paper in Edinburgh, 1790-4. Moved to Middlesex, 1797. Produced a monthly journal 1797-1802. Died at West Ham, Essex, 1808.
Gutsbesitzer; Edinburgh (Wirkungsort); Brit. Nationalökonom und Agrarwissenschaftler
See also ta011129. - Economist

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Further Biographical Data1739-1808
1739-1808
23.05.1739-15.10.1808
1739-1808
Intellectual ResponsibilityAuteur
Primary Language(s)English
ActivityPersonen zu Wirtschaftswissenschaften (10.2dp) (sswd)
Agrarwissenschaftler (gnd)
Wirtschaftswissenschaftler (gnd)
Gutsbesitzer; Edinburgh (Wirkungsort); Landwirtschaftslehrer
Landwirtschaftslehrer
Geographic NoteGB (iso3166)
Großbritannien
NationalityBritish

Names

HeadingAnderson, James
used in: Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany); Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris
Anderson, James
used in: The University of Aberdeen Library
Anderson, James
used in: Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany
Anderson, James, LL.D., of Monk's Hill, Aberdeenshire
used in: British Library: English Short Title Catalogue - GK Heading, London (United Kingdom)
Anderson, James
used in: British Library: English Short Title Catalogue - AACR2 Heading, London (United Kingdom); Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany)
Variant NameAnderson
1897
Agricola
Anderson, Jacob
Anderson, Jakob
Anderson, James
1739-1808. -- LoC
Anderson, Doctor
Mercator
Timoleon
PseudonymAberdeen, E.
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Agricola
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Alcibiades
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Cimon
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Germanicus
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Hater of Impudence Pedantry Affectation, A
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Impartial
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Plain, Henry
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Scot, A
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Scoto-Britanicus
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Senex
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Timoleon
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Timothy Hairbrain
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Sources

Found inOxford DNB (2012-12-12). — The New Pelgrave : a dictionary of economics, 1988. — Pre-classical economists. Vol. 2 / M. Blaug, 1991. — LOC. — DNB. — BBA I 25 u. II 1252. — LCAuth. — LCNA(AACR2). — GK55. — DNB. — NUC
Imprint SourcesDrei Schriften über Korngesetze und Grundrente / James Anderson ; [traduit de l'anglais], 1893
The New Pelgrave : a Dictionary of Economics, 1988
Anderson, James: Drei Schriften über Korngesetze und Grundrente. -1893
Anderson, James: Nachrichten von dem gegenwärt. Zustande der hebridischen Inseln. - 1789
Anderson, James: A practical treatise on draining bogs and swampy grounds .... - 1797
Anderson, James: Essays relating to agriculture and rural affairs
Essays relating to agriculture and rural affairs. - 1775
Miscellaneous observations on planting and training timber-trees. - 1777
Observations on the means of exciting a spirit of national industry

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