Four Ways Free Market Capitalism Reinforces Legal-Rational Democracy

  • Ronald M. Glassman


  • One, The Separation of the Economy from Government Control;

  • Two, Contract Law and Patent Law;

  • Three, The Encouragement of Science and Technological Application for the Production Process;

  • Four, the Engendering of a Large, Prosperous, Well-Educated Middle Class.

This majority middle-class tends to be lawful, and to moderate the power of the rich and the potential violence of the poor.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald M. Glassman
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  1. 1.NYU School of Professional StudiesStern College of Yeshiva UniversityNew YorkUSA

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