A Companion to the History of Economic Thought.Series: Blackwell Companions to Contemporary Economics SerPublisher: Williston : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2003Copyright date: ©2008Edition: 1st edDescription: 1 online resource (738 pages)Content type:
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- HB75.S29 2003
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Intro -- A Companion to the History of Economic Thought -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- List of Contributors -- Preface -- 1 Research Styles in the History of Economic Thought -- PART I HISTORICAL SURVEYS -- 2 Ancient and Medieval Economics -- 3 Contributions of Medieval Muslim Scholars to the History of Economics and their Impact: A Refutation of the Schumpeterian Great Gap -- 4 Mercantilism -- 5 Physiocracy and French Pre-Classical Political Economy -- 6 Pre-Classical Economics in Britain -- 7 Adam Smith (1723ƒ1790): Theories of Political Economy -- 8 Classical Economics -- 9 Post-Ricardian British Economics, 1830ƒ1870 -- 10 Karl Marx: His Work and the Major Changes in its Interpretation -- 11 The Surplus Interpretation of the Classical Economists -- 12 Non-Marxian Socialism -- 13 Utopian Economics -- 14 Historical Schools of Economics: German and English -- 15 American Economics to 1900 -- 16 English Marginalism: Jevons, Marshall, and Pigou -- 17 The Austrian Marginalists: Menger, Böhm-Bawerk, and Wieser -- 18 Early General Equilibrium Economics: Walras, Pareto, and Cassel -- 19 The "First" Imperfect Competition Revolution -- 20 The Stabilization of Price Theory, 1920ƒ1955 -- 21 Interwar Monetary and Business Cycle Theory: Macroeconomics before Keynes -- 22 Keynes and the Cambridge School -- 23 American Institutional Economics in the Interwar Period -- 24 Postwar Neoclassical Microeconomics -- 25 The Formalist Revolution of the 1950s -- 26 A History of Postwar Monetary Economics and Macroeconomics -- 27 The Economic Role of Government in the History of Economic Thought -- 28 Postwar Heterodox Economics -- A The Austrian School of Economics: 1950ƒ2000 -- B Feminist Economics -- C Institutional Economics -- D Post Keynesian Economics -- E Radical Political Economy -- PART II HISTORIOGRAPHY -- 29 Historiography.
30 The Sociology of Economics and Scientific Knowledge, and the History of Economic Thought -- 31 Exegesis, Hermeneutics, and Interpretation -- 32 Textuality and the History of Economics: Intention and Meaning -- 33 Mathematical Modeling as an Exegetical Tool: Rational Reconstruction -- 34 Economic Methodology since Kuhn -- 35 Biography and the History of Economics -- 36 Economics and Economists in the Policy Process -- 37 The International Diffusion of Economic Thought -- 38 The History of Ideas and Economics -- 39 Research in the History of Economic Thought as a Vehicle for the Defense and Criticism of Orthodox Economics -- Name Index -- Subject Index.
Assembling contributions from top thinkers in the field, this companion offers a comprehensive and sophisticated exploration of the history of economic thought. The volume has a threefold focus: the history of economic thought, the history of economics as a discipline, and the historiography of economic thought. Provides sophisticated introductions to a vast array of topics. Focuses on a unique range of topics, including the history of economic thought, the history of the discipline of economics, and the historiography of economic thought.
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