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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 154–172.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... 1994 . Rousseau's “Moral Botany”: Nature, Science, Politics, and the Soul in Rousseau's Botanical Writings. Ph.D. diss. , University of Michigan. Drayton, Richard. 2000 . Nature's Government: Science, Imperial Britain, and the “Improvement” of the World . New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 14–41.
Published: 01 December 2003
... beaux Secrets pour parvenir à une longue & heureuse vieillesse . Paris:Veuve Etienne. Cook, Alexandra. 1994 . Rousseau's “Moral Botany”: Nature, Science, Politics, and the Soul in Rousseau's Botanical Writings. Ph.D. diss. , Cornell University. Cook, Harold J. 1996 . Physicians...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (1): 170–171.
Published: 01 March 1979
..., like botany, names and classifies facts, while the latter aims at devising general and permanent laws, trying to explain the concatenation of economic facts. As an orderly collection of facts, statistics can at best illuminate certain laws. Even if the observations are perfectly accurate...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (1): 75–108.
Published: 01 February 2022
... History of Political Economy 54:1 (2022) of botany and zoology by the physiocrats is mysterious. Taking these observations as my point of departure, I will compare its use in the works of the physiocrats and the most important French naturalist of the second half of the eighteenth century, Georges-Louis...
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History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (4): 640–642.
Published: 01 November 1984
... believes the books are “interesting in themselves and as sug- gestions” for further study of Malthus. Another view is that they are informative if one wants to know the interests of generations of Malthuses: of father Daniel, in botany; of son Henry, in theology; of what nephew Sydenham and the New...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 1–13.
Published: 01 December 2003
..., op- tics, astronomy, physics, botany, and zoology, had distinct and separate identities that reach right back to Aristotle’s treatises. Political economy can also trace its roots in Aristotle’s texts, notably the Politics and the Nicomachean Ethics, although the term was only coined in the early...
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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (1): 133–154.
Published: 01 March 1986
.... However Malthus’ recreational activities were not entirely physical. From already published material we know that Daniel was keenly interested in botany4 and that Malthus discussed botany with him.5 These Domestic Letters confirm that botany was in fact an abiding interest of his own...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (2): 192–198.
Published: 01 June 1979
... experiment-the very crux of the scientific method-plays no role whatsoever in economic inquiry. Neither does anything resem- bling the systematic search that marks the more taxonomic branches of science, such as botany or zoology. The effort to erect falsifiable hypotheses is largely ignored...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (2): 183–189.
Published: 01 June 1987
...), Biology, Botany, Zoology, The Hu- man Body, and Political Economy. Those were the days. Walker had some idiosyncratic-not to say silly-views about econom- Correspondence may be addressed to the author, Dept. of Economics, Massachusetts Insti- tute of Technology, Cambridge MA 02 139...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 101–128.
Published: 01 December 2003
... . Boisguilbert's Economic Views Vis-à-Vis Those of Contemporary Réformateurs. HOPE 16.1 : 69 -88. Stroup, Alice. 1990 . A Company of Scientists: Botany, Patronage, and Community at the Seventeenth-Century Parisian Royal Academy of Sciences . Berkeley, Calif.: University of California. Tenenti, Alberto...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (3): 383–392.
Published: 01 June 2022
... .” Globalinequality (blog). June 2019 . glineq.blogspot.com/2019/06/non-exemplary-lives.html?m=1 . Müller-Wille , Staffan . 2003 . “ Nature as a Marketplace: The Political Economy of Linnaean Botany .” History of Political Economy 35 , no. 5 : 154 – 72 . Naylor , Simon , and Simon...
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History of Political Economy (2024) 56 (2): 361–368.
Published: 01 April 2024
... and an extraordinary professorship in botany, which was, however, unpaid. His three sons all became (paid) professors (in anatomy, chemistry, and economics). The authors provide useful detailed explanations of the Austrian class system, the Viennese school system, and Austrian politics and anti-Semitism (including...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 1979
... beings, an analysis as amenable to scientific development as botany or medicine. It is Wolfson’s contention that from the time of the writing of 24. 1844 Manuscripts, pp. 270-306, esp. 298-299. 25. That this was Marx’s view is succinctly stated in the Grundrisse, p. 652. This point...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 74–100.
Published: 01 December 2003
...—as the basis of health. He brought botany and medicine into a common focus so that medical science em- braced botany and nascent chemistry. The late Tudor and early Stuart scientists were unhelpfully influenced by the alchemists and searched for a single general principle of plant growth...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Holland: Center and Periphery in Linnaean Botany .” Science in Context 16 : 461 – 88 . Nikolow Sybilla . 2001 . “ A. F. W. Crome’s Measurements of the ‘Strength of the State’: Statistical Representations in Central Europe around 1800 .” In The Age of Economic Measurement , edited...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (Suppl_1): 342–354.
Published: 01 December 2007
... botany. At the University of Vienna, where he enrolled directly following World War I, he sat in on many dif- ferent sorts of classes, but concentrated on psychology and economics. When he finally embarked on a career in economics, his first contribu- tions were in monetary theory and the theory...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (4): 524–541.
Published: 01 November 1980
... physics or chemistry in that its aim was to formulate general and permanent laws, to explain sequences of economic facts and to determine cause-and-effect relationship Sta- tistics could more aptly be compared to botany or natural history: it named and classified events that occurred...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (4): 633–669.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., physics (Naturlehre), forestry (also with excur- sions), chemistry (complete with laboratory experiments), general natural history (with zoology, botany, mineralogy), and commercial geography and history of trade. The following winter semester (1780–81) provided courses in advanced state economics...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (3): 425–441.
Published: 01 June 2021
.... This Gothicist-inspired sense of exceptionalism would continue to inspire early modern Swedish improv- ers to focus on botany and mineralogy as the foundation for the nation s enrichment, no one more so than Linnaeus (Koerner 2001). Although an outsider in many respects, Kempe wrote from within the Swedish dis...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (4): 671–688.
Published: 01 November 2008
... father, Eugenius Warming, was a highly infl uential professor of botany at the University of Copenhagen and internationally renowned for his contribution to the new discipline of ecology. It was taken for granted by the family that Jens Warming would pursue an academic career after he graduated...