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Douglas, Clifford Hughlocked

  • C. B. Macpherson
  • , revised by Mark Pottle


Douglas, Clifford Hugh (1879–1952), economic theorist, was born in Stockport, Cheshire, on 20 January 1879, the youngest son of Hugh Douglas, draper, and his wife, Louisa Arderne Hordern. Douglas was a complex and intensely secretive character, and little is known of his life. What biographical information he did release tended to magnify his importance, creating a public image that in some respects differed significantly from the reality. Having been educated at ...

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