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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 163–181.
Published: 01 March 2009
... chapter of my doctoral dissertation on economics and biology in the postwar United States, defended in February 2008 at Université Lumière Lyon 2. I am grateful to EconomiX-Cachan; Triangle, UMR 5206 CNRS; the Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science at the London School of Economics; and the...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (S1): 189–212.
Published: 01 December 1990
...Jeremy Shearmur From Hayek to Menger: biology, subjectivism, and welfare Jeremy Shearmur As a people attains higher levels of civilization, and as men penetrate more deeply into the true constitution of things and of their own nature, the number of true goods becomes constantly larger, and as can...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (3): 391–412.
Published: 01 September 1997
... Eighteenth Century 27 : 1667 -87. Vaughan , C. E. 1960 . Studies in the History of Political Philosophy Before and After Rousseau . New York: Russell and Russell. Vyverberg , Henry 1958 . Historical Pessimism in the French Enlightenment . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Biology...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 58–77.
Published: 01 December 2017
...” or “basic” science and applied science, noting how distinctions appear to underwrite particular economies of credit within the scientific community and beyond it. Second, by exploring the relevance of this historiography to the case of evolutionary biology’s theory of games, it demonstrates how one...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (4): 641–675.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and set important terms for a simultaneous criticism and valorization of Smithian economic ideas by the historical economists after 1848. Hildebrand, Schmoller, and others drew on understandings of sex and gender roles shaped by moral and legal philosophy, biology, and anthropology, as well within an...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 35–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
... emphasize developments in biology and psychology, for these are less familiar to historians of econometrics. These developments are interesting to contemplate, for the biometricians and psychometricians were already discussing issues associated with the respective roles of statistical analysis and of...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 109–141.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the social good and rejecting the individualism of (classical) liberalism; that the progressives venerated social efficiency; that the progressives believed in the epistemic and moral authority of science, a belief that comprised their view that biology could explain and control human inheritance and...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (2): 307–333.
Published: 01 June 2015
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 March 2001
... all clear that economists would learn what Hodgson thinks they should learn when they turn to current biology. Biology itself is internally divided,as Hodgson himself acknowledges. Mechanistic,reductionistic,and formalistic approaches,approaches that Hodgson believes should be superseded in...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (1): 218–220.
Published: 01 March 1992
... historians of science, is based on the comparison with the history of biology in relation to the history of medicine and, to a lesser degree, to the his- tory of psychology.’ Obviously much more is needed to understand this “misunderstanding.” I wonder if a major explanation is not rooted in a...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (2): 189–217.
Published: 01 June 1998
... evolution. Given common associa- tions of evolution with biology, Veblen also figures in discussions of the potential uses of biological arguments, metaphors, and analogies within current economics. Economists’ recently renewed interest in biology and evolution partly reflects increasing...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (2): 350–353.
Published: 01 June 2003
... work with biological metaphors,should promise better hunting,but doesn’t. The frontispiece to Marshall’s Principles has the same gradualist motto found in On the Origin of Species—natura non facit saltum—and Marshall even claims that “the Mecca of the economist lies in evolutionary biology.” But,as...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (2): 195–233.
Published: 01 June 2012
... jurisdictional battle over social phenomena, economists had to confront not merely other social scientists, but also natural scientists who hoped to make the social sciences specialized branches of biology. From the late 1950s, following a number of major discoveries, there had been mounting belief in...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (Supplement): 305–306.
Published: 01 December 1992
... of sociology at Duke Univer- sity. She is author of Disciples of the Cell (forthcoming), a study of scientific development in a specialty of modern biology. Howard Raiffa is the Frank Plumpton Ramsey Professor of Managerial Economics at the Graduate School of Business Administration...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 423–428.
Published: 01 June 2011
... . Coordinated Punishment of Defectors Sustains Cooperation and Can Proliferate When Rare . Science 328 : 617 – 20 . Burkert Walter . 1996 . Creation of the Sacred: Tracks of Biology in Early Religions . Cambridge : Harvard University Press . Chernyshevsky Nikolai . [1863] 1989...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 170–171.
Published: 01 March 2000
... his intellectual contributions. In five of the remaining essays, Tilman explores the sources of Veblen’s genius by describing his relationships to Darwin and biology, to psychological theories, to American Pragmatism and John Dewey, to Kant, and to...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 404–405.
Published: 01 June 2000
... neglect is unfortunate from a number of perspectives, not least because modern economic inquiry, like modern biology’s look into human and evo- lutionary history, is creating new windows into those worlds. This volume, exclu- sively ideational (rather...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 332–334.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... Duke Professor of Psychology, and Professor of Biology Emeritus, at Duke University. He obtained his PhD in experimental psychology at Harvard University and also did research at the MIT Systems Lab. He has taught at the University of Toronto and done research at Oxford University (UK), the...
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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (1): 97–117.
Published: 01 March 1970
... modern physics and biology to the emergence of an inde- terminist point of view are given special emphasis. The concluding section of the paper examines the role of predictability in economics, and this is done in the light of modern scientific views concerning the extent to which...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (1): 187–203.
Published: 01 March 1992
... Connection Reconsidered. Journal of the History of Biology 22 : 437 -59. Hébert , Robert F. 1983 . History of Economic Thought at the Sorbonne. History of Economics Society Bulletin (Summer) 5 : 31 -33. Hesson , Boris . [1931] 1971 . The Social and Economic Roots of Newton's Principia...