With the idea of class so central to Marxian theory, libertarians might be tempted to ignore class as a category. But there is in fact such a thing as libertarian class theory, because in libertarian theory there are distinct groups of exploiters and exploited. Gary Chartier joins me to discuss the history and development of libertarian class theory.
About the Guest
Gary Chartier is Associate Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law and Business Ethics at the Tom and Vi Zapara School of Business at La Sierra University, and holds his PhD and LLD from the University of Cambridge.
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Social Class and State Power: Exploring an Alternative Radical Tradition, eds. David M. Hart, Gary Chartier, Ross Kenyon, and Roderick T. Long
In Restraint of Trade: The Business Campaign Against Competition, 1918-1938, by Butler Shaffer
Other Books by the Guest
Ep. 90 Was Marx Right? (Peter Klein)
Ep. 387 What Rights Are, Where They Come From, and Whether Animals Have Them
Ep. 292 Anarchy and the Law (Gary Chartier)
Ep. 148 Libertarian: Thick or Thin? (Gary Chartier)
Ep. 129 Righting Rawls (Gary Chartier)
Ep. 25 Do We Need the State? (Gary Chartier)
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