James Mill

Philosopher, Author

1773 – 1836

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Who was James Mill?

James Mill was a Scottish historian, economist, political theorist, and philosopher. He was a founder of classical economics, together with David Ricardo, and the father of influential philosopher of liberalism, John Stuart Mill. His influential "History of British India" contains a complete denunciation and rejection of Indian culture and civilisation.

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Born
Apr 6, 1773
Angus
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Education
  • University of Edinburgh
Died
Jun 23, 1836
Kensington

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on July 23, 2013

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