History of Economic Thought Products

  • Routledge Handbook of Marxian Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by David M. Brennan, David Kristjanson-Gural, Catherine P. Mulder, Erik K. Olsen

    Most developed economies are characterized by high levels of inequality and an inability to provide stability or opportunity for many of their citizens. Mainstream economics has proven to be of little assistance in addressing these systemic failures, and this has led both scholars and students to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge

  • The Economic Theory of Costs

    Foundations and New Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew McCaffrey

    The theory of costs is a cornerstone of economic thinking, and figures crucially in the study of human action and society. From the first day of a principles-level course to the most advanced academic literature, costs play a vital role in virtually all behaviors and economic outcomes. How we make…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: India and The Pacific (1937)

    1st Edition

    By C.F. Andrews

    First published in 1937, this book examines the changes in working conditions and vast improvements on sugar plantations in 20th century Fiji. By the 1930s, the sugar industry had become economically stronger through the substitution of the small tenant farm for the large plantation. Andrews…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Nature of Social Reality

    Issues in Social Ontology, 1st Edition

    By Tony Lawson

    The social sciences often fail to examine in any systematic way the nature of their subject matter. Demonstrating that this is a central explanation of the widely acknowledged failings of the social sciences, not least of modern economics, this book sets about rectifying matters. Providing an…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Economics as Social Theory

  • Pluralistic Economics and Its History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ajit Sinha, Alex M. Thomas

    This volume is a history of economics – as it was interpreted, discussed and established as a discipline – in the 20th century. It highlights the pluralism of the discipline and brings together leading voices in the field who reflect on their lifelong work. The chapters draw on…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge India

  • Routledge Revivals: Economic Control (1955)

    1st Edition

    By Michael P. Fogarty

    First published in 1955, this book offers a detailed history from the past to the mid-20th century on economic control. The book examines economic competition, particularly regarding the British economic system, and Fogarty looks at its scope, as well as its limits. This analysis considers working…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Christian Democracy in Western Europe (1957)

    1820-1953, 1st Edition

    By Michael P. Fogarty

    First published in 1957, this book is a detailed analysis on Christian Democracy, a movement backed by Protestants as well as Catholics, which has become one of the great social forces of Western Europe. It is strong in eight countries. The first half of Fogarty’s book sets out what the many…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Australians in Shanghai

    Race, Rights and Nation in Treaty Port China, 1st Edition

    By Sophie Loy-Wilson

    In the first half of the twentieth century, a diverse community of Australians settled in Shanghai. There they forged a ‘China trade’, circulating goods, people and ideas across the South China Sea, from Shanghai and Hong Kong to Sydney and Melbourne. This trade has been largely forgotten in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Ricardo and the History of Japanese Economic Thought

    A selection of Ricardo studies in Japan during the interwar period, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susumu Takenaga

    David Ricardo’s theories were introduced in fragments in Japan after the Meiji restoration of 1868 and his work came into prominence late in comparison to other major thinkers figuring in the history of economic thought.  The book seeks to analyse the studies in Japan from the year 1920 to the end…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • War in the History of Economic Thought

    Economists and the Question of War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yukihiro Ikeda, Annalisa Rosselli

    Even after the experience of WWII and despite the existence of various institutions such as United Nations to avoid conflict between nations, we have not succeeded in making a world free from war. The Cold War, the Vietnam War, the intervention of the superpowers in local conflicts and the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Emotions as Commodities

    Capitalism, Consumption and Authenticity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Illouz

    Capitalism has made rationality into a pervasive feature of human action and yet, far from heralding a loss of emotionality, capitalist culture has been accompanied with an unprecedented intensification of emotional life. This raises the question: how could we have become increasingly rationalized…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Emotions

  • Neoliberal Thought and Thatcherism

    ‘A Transition From Here to There?’, 1st Edition

    By Robert Ledger

    The premiership of Margaret Thatcher has been portrayed as uniquely ideological in its pursuit of a more market-based economy. A body of literature has been built on how a sharp turn to the right by the Conservative Party during the 1980s - inspired by the likes of Milton Friedman and Friedrich…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31
    Routledge

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