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  1. Economics, Rational Choice and Normative Philosophy

    Edited by Thomas Boylan, Ruvin Gekker

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Following Amartya Sen’s insistence to expand the framework of rational choice theory by taking into account ‘non-utility information,’ economists, political scientists and philosophers have recently concentrated their efforts in analysing the issues related to rights, freedom, diversity intentions...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Karl Marx’s Grundrisse

    Foundations of the critique of political economy 150 years later

    Edited by Marcello Musto

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Written between 1857 and 1858, the Grundrisse is the first draft of Marx’s critique of political economy and, thus, also the initial preparatory work on Capital. Despite its editorial vicissitudes and late publication, Grundrisse contains numerous reflections on matters that Marx did not develop...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Peasants and Globalization

    Political economy, rural transformation and the agrarian question

    Edited by A. Haroon Akram-Lodhi, Cristóbal Kay

    Series: Routledge ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods

    In 2007, for the first time in human history, a majority of the world’s population lived in cities. However, on a global scale, poverty overwhelmingly retains a rural face. This book assembles an unparalleled group of internationally-eminent scholars in the field of rural development and social...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Science of Wealth

    Adam Smith and the framing of political economy

    By Tony Aspromourgos

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This study clarifies the character of 'political economy' as a distinct and separable intellectual discipline in the generic sense, in the texts of Adam Smith. It focuses upon the scope and fundamental conceptualizations of the new science. Smith's conceptualization of economic analysis is shown to...

    Published April 14th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Globalization

    A Reader

    Edited by Charles Lemert, Anthony Elliott, Daniel Chaffee, Eric Hsu

    Expected to become a classic in the field and the classroom standard for teachers and their students, this book offers the most comprehensive, engaging selection of classic and contemporary readings on globalization currently available. Here, for the first time in print, is the full historical...

    Published March 28th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Responsible Development

    Vulnerable Democracies, Hunger and Inequality

    By Omar Noman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    Until the dramatic economic collapse of 1997, East Asia was the symbol of a successful market-led development strategy for Western governments, aid agencies and academics, despite underlying concerns about a lack of rights and freedoms. The crisis changed Asia and the world; currency depreciations,...

    Published March 18th 2010 by Routledge

  7. China's Cotton Industry

    Economic Transformation and State Capacity

    By Björn Alpermann

    Series: Routledge Studies on China in Transition

    The cotton processing industry is a distinct sector of China’s rural economy which recently underwent a momentous transition from plan to market. China is the world’s largest producer as well as consumer of cotton, and cotton processing links the agricultural production of this important commodity...

    Published March 18th 2010 by Routledge

  8. EMU and Political Science

    What Have We Learned?

    Edited by Henrik Enderlein, Amy Verdun

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    Europe’s Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) celebrated its tenth anniversary in 2009. Before its birth many observers were concerned about its viability. This volume examines a number of noteworthy concerns that were heard a decade ago and it assesses what has become of them. The contributors to...

    Published February 25th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Critical Political Economy

    Complexity, Rationality, and the Logic of Post-Orthodox Pluralism

    By Christian Arnsperger

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book asks how a more liberating economics could be constructed and taught. It suggests that if economists today are serious about emancipation and empowerment, they will have to radically change their conception about what it means for a citizen to act rationally in a complex society....

    Published February 21st 2010 by Routledge

  10. Computable, Constructive and Behavioural Economic Dynamics

    Essays in Honour of Kumaraswamy (Vela) Velupillai

    Edited by Stefano Zambelli

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    The book contains thirty original articles dealing with important aspects of theoretical as well as applied economic theory. While the principal focus is on: the computational and algorithmic nature of economic dynamics; individual as well as collective decision process and rational behavior, some...

    Published February 17th 2010 by Routledge