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Skeptic’s View of Defensive Force

Spencer Heath MacCallum, a social anthropologist, first tried out these ideas at the Libertarian Party State Convention in Los Angeles, February 14-17, 1986. The silence, he remembers, was deafening. Twenty-five years later he offered them again in this talk at … Continue reading

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Property and Its Productive Administration: Servant of the Creative Spirit in Man

The last time my grandfather, Spencer Heath, spoke publicly before his death in 1963, he gave five extemporaneous talks at Chapman College, in Orange, California, on what he called “The Christian Doctrine of Man.” This is a subject on which … Continue reading

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Untitled Item from the Spencer Heath Archive

When my grandfather, Spencer Heath, died in 1963, now almost fifty years ago, I had the good sense to gather up all of his writings, a good bushel basket full of mostly penciled notes, jottings in lined tablets and on … Continue reading

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Quickening of Social Evolution:

          THE QUICKENING OF SOCIAL EVOLUTION: Negotiating the Last Rapids, Perhaps                 Spencer Heath MacCallum         The Independent Review A Journal of Political Economy Vol. II  … Continue reading

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Art of Community (Book Review)

This article was published in the Summer 1996 issue of Formulations   The Art of Community   by Spencer H. MacCallum   Institute for Humane Studies, 1970 105 pages   reviewed by Sean Haugh   The Art of Community is my favorite … Continue reading

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Looking Backward and Forward

   Home | About | Columnists | Blog | Subscribe | Donate   The following story is part of Walter Block’s Autobiography Archive. Looking Back and Forward by Spencer Heath MacCallumby Spencer Heath MacCallum   An account of my intellectual path has to start before I was born – with my grandfather, … Continue reading

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E.C. Riegel on Money

E. C. RIEGEL ON MONEY  Spencer H. MacCallum  January 2008    Edwin Clarence Riegel (1879-1953), better known as E.C. Riegel, was an independent  scholar who dedicated himself in the 1930s to understanding exchange, thinking that a  simple and dependable means … Continue reading

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