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  1. The Evolution of Economic Theory

    Essays in Honour of Bertram Schefold

    Edited by Volker Caspari

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Bertram Schefold is recognized internationally as an outstanding economist. He has made major contributions to the development of economic theory and particularly to economic thought. His contributions to economic theory include his work on Sraffian economics and its implications for the theory of...

    Published February 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  2. The Status of Everyday Life (Routledge Revivals)

    A Sociological Excavation of the Prevailing Framework of Perception

    By Fiona Mackie

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1985, this reissue indicates the extent to which our basic perceptual structure is bound to and limited by a particular underlying perceptual patterning. Fiona Mackie reaches deeper even than the Habermasian approach to rationality by tracing an underlying structuring of...

    Published February 7th 2011 by Routledge

  3. A General Theory of Institutional Change

    By Shiping Tang

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Institutional change is a central driving force behind social changes, and thus a central topic in all major fields of social sciences. Yet, no general theory of institutional change exists. Drawing from a diverse literature, this book develops a general theory of institutional change, based on a...

    Published December 8th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Generations of Economists

    By David Collard

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This book focuses on the interaction between practising economists and previous generations of economists. Because economic problems, such as crashes, tend to recur and are only partially understood, it may be profitable read the work of previous generations in a collaborative spirit. Sometimes...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Reclaiming Reality

    A Critical Introduction to Contemporary Philosophy

    By Roy Prof Bhaskar

    Series: Classical Texts in Critical Realism (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Originally published in 1989, Reclaiming Reality still provides the most accessible introduction to the increasingly influential multi-disciplinary and international body of thought, known as critical realism. It is designed to "underlabour" both for the sciences, especially the human sciences, and...

    Published October 17th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Collected Works of John Stuart Mill

    V. Essays on Economics and Society Vol B

    Edited by John M. Robson

    Series: Collected Works of John Stuart Mill

    The Collected Works of John Stuart Mill took thirty years to complete and is acknowledged as the definitive edition of J.S. Mill and as one of the finest works editions ever completed. Mill's contributions to philosophy, economics, and history, and in the roles of scholar, politician and journalist...

    Published October 17th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Collected Works of John Stuart Mill

    IV. Essays on Economics and Society Vol A

    Edited by John M. Robson

    Series: Collected Works of John Stuart Mill

    The Collected Works of John Stuart Mill took thirty years to complete and is acknowledged as the definitive edition of J.S. Mill and as one of the finest works editions ever completed. Mill's contributions to philosophy, economics, and history, and in the roles of scholar, politician and journalist...

    Published October 17th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Philosophy of Social Science Reader

    Edited by Francesco Guala, Daniel Steel

    The Philosophy of Social Science Reader is an outstanding, comprehensive and up-to-date collection of key readings in the philosophy of social science, covering the essential issues, problems and debates in this important interdisciplinary area. Each section is carefully introduced by the editors,...

    Published September 28th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Philosophy of Adam Smith

    The Adam Smith Review, Volume 5: Essays Commemorating the 250th Anniversary of The Theory of Moral Sentiments

    Edited by Vivienne Brown, Samuel Fleischacker

    Series: The Adam Smith Review

    Adam Smith's contribution to economics is well-recognised but in recent years scholars have been exploring the philosophical aspects of his works. The Philosophy of Adam Smith contains essays by some of the most prominent philosophers and scholars working on Adam Smith today. It is a special issue...

    Published September 6th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Meaning and the Moral Sciences (Routledge Revivals)

    By Hilary Putnam

    First published in 1978, this reissue presents a seminal philosophical work by professor Putnam, in which he puts forward a conception of knowledge which makes ethics, practical knowledge and non-mathematic parts of the social sciences just as much parts of 'knowledge' as the sciences themselves....

    Published August 15th 2010 by Routledge