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  1. Marx's 'Capital' (Routledge Revivals)

    Philosophy and Political Economy

    By Geoffrey Pilling

    Marx’s Capital has of course been widely read; this revival of a systematic study by Geoffrey Pilling, originally published in 1980, argues powerfully that, in order to understand Capital fully, it is necessary to have read and understood Hegel’s Logic. This argument leads to a detailed examination...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. A History of Indian Economic Thought

    By Ajit K. Dasgupta

    Series: The Routledge History of Economic Thought

    The history of Indian economic thought provides rich insights into both economic issues and the workings of the Indian mind. A History of Indian Economic Thought provides the first overview of economic thought in the sub-continent. Arguing that it would be inappropriate to rely on formal economic...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Uses and Abuses of Economics

    Contentious Essays on History and Method

    By Terence Hutchison

    Terence Hutchison has made a unique contribution to debates in the history of economic thought and in economic methodology. The material collected here - much of which is appearing for the first time - includes some of the most significant and provocative parts of this contribution. Working from...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Gandhi's Economic Thought

    By Ajit K. Dasgupta

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Gandhi's economic theories were a part of his vision of self-government, which meant not just freedom from colonial rule but the achievement of self-reliance and self-respect by the villagers of India. Areas examined include: * consumption behaviour * industrialization, technology and the scale...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Keynes and the 'Classics'

    A Study in Language, Epistemology and Mistaken Identities

    By Michel Verdon

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Is there a language which is adequate to describe our own economy? In this volume, Michel Verdon undertakes a path-breaking analysis of the three major paradigms in economics: Marxian economics, neo-classical economics and Keynesian economics. Each of these, he argues, has an inherent cosmology,...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Human Documents of Adam Smith's Time

    By Edgar Royston Pike

    First published in 1974, this is not a ‘life’ of the founder of the science of economics, although it opens with a biographical sketch; nor is it an analysis of The Wealth of Nations, although it contains numerous pointed quotations from it. Rather, it is a presentation of Adam Smith against his...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Adam Smith's Sociological Economics

    By David Alexander Reisman

    First published in 1976, this book provides an interdiciplinary study fo the thoughts of Adam Smith, showing it particular how the link between economic basis and social superstructure was central to his work. The work is split into six sections, dividing Smith's views...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Henry A. Abbati: Keynes' Forgotten Precursor

    Selected Writings

    Edited by Serena Di Gaspare

    Henry A. Abbati was not an economist by profession. After retiring from business, in 1924 he published his first book, The Unclaimed Wealth: How Money Stops Production in which he expounded his theory of ‘effective demand’ (terminology of his own) and its differences with respect to current...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Studies on the Abuse and Decline of Reason

    Text and Documents

    Edited by Bruce Caldwell

    "The studies of which this book is the result have from the beginning been guided by and in the end confirmed the somewhat old-fashioned conviction of the author that it is human ideas which govern the development of human affairs," Hayek wrote in his notes in 1940. Indeed, Studies on the Abuse and...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Hayek On Mill

    The Mill-Taylor Friendship and Related Writings

    Edited by Sandra J. Peart

    Series: The Collected Works of F.A. Hayek

    Best known for reviving the tradition of classical liberalism, F. A. Hayek was also a prominent scholar of the philosopher John Stuart Mill. One of his greatest undertakings was a collection of Mill’s extensive correspondence with his longstanding friend and later companion and wife, Harriet...

    Published April 2nd 2015 by Routledge