October 13, 2008
Acton Media’s seventh Birth of Freedom
short features Rodney Stark, author of The Victory of Reason.
In the video, he discusses the question “Why didn’t China have an industrial revolution before the west?” Although evidence points to the beginnings of an agricultural and industrial revolution in the 10th century, the lack of protection for private property has been a disincentive for innovation and hard work. Continue Reading...