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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (1): 75–108.
Published: 01 February 2022
.... Studying side-by-side the works of the period’s most famous school of political economy, the physiocrats, and one of its most influential naturalists, the Comte de Buffon, the paper demonstrates that the physiocrats adopted not only the term from natural historians but also the conceptual baggage...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (3): 390–392.
Published: 01 September 1975
... Mon(fksrc.din rlw Works ofttic. Crectrion, 1691), and Count 392 History of Political Economy Buffon on man’s influence on nature (Des Ppoyiies de lli ncitiire) seem to be Glacken’s favorites, and he shares his special appreciations with the reader. Buffon provides an interesting...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (3): 392–395.
Published: 01 September 1975
...Harold Wolozin John Passmore. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1974. Pp. 213. $7.95. Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 392 History of Political Economy Buffon on man’s influence on nature (Des Ppoyiies de lli ncitiire) seem to be Glacken’s favorites, and he...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 338–360.
Published: 01 December 2003
... economy as well. In a comment on Buffon’s Système de la nature (1750), Reid summa- rized Buffon’s human physiology as follows: The Nerves that administer to Sensation, the brain & Spinal Marrow, and the nerves that administer to voluntary Motion Make one Sys- tem and are the Several parts...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 262–281.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Maclaurin, and John Keill. On chemistry he had Pierre-Joseph Macquer and Joseph Priestley, and on natural history the works of Marcello Malpighi, Lazzaro Spallanzani, Carl Linnaeus, Charles Bonnet, and Georges-Louis Leclerc de Buffon. He also had an extensive set of volumes of the Philosophical Transac...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 553–589.
Published: 01 September 2011
... : Albin Michel . Brühlmeier Daniel . 1995 . Natural Law and Early Economic Thought in Barbeyrac, Burlamaqui, and Vattel . In New Essays on the Political Thought of the Huguenots of the Refuge , edited by Laursen John Christian . Leiden : E. J. Brill . Buffon Comte de (Georges...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (3): 411–436.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of an Exchange Economy. American Economic Review 61 : 784 -805. Bryson, Gladys. 1945 . Man and Society: The Scottish Inquiry of the Eighteenth Century . Princeton, N.J.:Princeton University Press. Buffon, Comte de. 1749-1804 . Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière . 44 vols. Paris...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 42–73.
Published: 01 December 2003
...: University of Chicago Press. Roger, Jacques. 1989 . Buffon: Un philosophe au Jardin du Roi . Paris: Fayard. Ross, Ian Simpson. 1995 . The Life of Adam Smith . Oxford: Clarendon. Rothschild, Emma. 2001 . Economic Sentiments: Adam Smith, Condorcet, and the Enlightenment . Cambridge: Harvard...
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History of Political Economy (1972) 4 (2): 571–586.
Published: 01 June 1972
.... The Grand Duke of Saxe Coburg and Gothu (London, 1849), Letter VIII. 16. A. A. Cournot, Exposition de la the’orie des chances (Paris, 1843), pp. 93, 106-9, 334. 17. G. L. Leclerc de Buffon, Essai d’arithme’tique morale, in vol. 21 of his Histoire naturelle (Paris: Dufart, l’an VIII). Buffon...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2008
... in economics are included. In the sample that follows, it is not surprising that the entries are heavy in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, when political economy and philosophy were intertwined: Jeremy Bentham (new author), Bernard Bosanquet, Comte de Buffon, Condillac (new author), Con- dorcet...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 409–411.
Published: 01 June 2008
... were intertwined: Jeremy Bentham (new author), Bernard Bosanquet, Comte de Buffon, Condillac (new author), Con- dorcet, Denis Diderot, Adam Ferguson (new author), William Godwin, Hugo Grotius, Francis Hutcheson (addendum), Bernard Mandeville, James Mill (new author), Thomas Reid (new author...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 411–413.
Published: 01 June 2008
... centuries, when political economy and philosophy were intertwined: Jeremy Bentham (new author), Bernard Bosanquet, Comte de Buffon, Condillac (new author), Con- dorcet, Denis Diderot, Adam Ferguson (new author), William Godwin, Hugo Grotius, Francis Hutcheson (addendum), Bernard Mandeville, James Mill...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 413–414.
Published: 01 June 2008
... centuries, when political economy and philosophy were intertwined: Jeremy Bentham (new author), Bernard Bosanquet, Comte de Buffon, Condillac (new author), Con- dorcet, Denis Diderot, Adam Ferguson (new author), William Godwin, Hugo Grotius, Francis Hutcheson (addendum), Bernard Mandeville, James Mill...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 414–417.
Published: 01 June 2008
... in economics are included. In the sample that follows, it is not surprising that the entries are heavy in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, when political economy and philosophy were intertwined: Jeremy Bentham (new author), Bernard Bosanquet, Comte de Buffon, Condillac (new author), Con- dorcet...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (2): 417–419.
Published: 01 June 2008
... centuries, when political economy and philosophy were intertwined: Jeremy Bentham (new author), Bernard Bosanquet, Comte de Buffon, Condillac (new author), Con- dorcet, Denis Diderot, Adam Ferguson (new author), William Godwin, Hugo Grotius, Francis Hutcheson (addendum), Bernard Mandeville, James Mill...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 1–13.
Published: 01 December 2003
..., by Andreas Vesalius, William Harvey, and Hermann Boerhaave most notably. Even natural history shed its ties to Aristotle and Pliny, culminating with the new systems of Carl Linnaeus and Georges-Louis Leclerc de Buffon. Also significant were the formation of scientific academies and journals, of- ficial...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 14–41.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Press. Duchet, Michèle. 1971. Anthropologie et histoire au siècle des lumières: Buffon, Voltaire, Rousseau, Helvétius, Diderot. Paris: François Maspero. Duncan, Daniel. 1705. Avis salutaire à tout le monde contre l’abus des choses chaudes, et particulièrement du Café, du Chocolat, & du...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (1): 185–199.
Published: 01 March 2015
... by Franklin: for instance his letter to Marsilio Landri- ani on electrical conductors was published in the first part of volume 2 of the Repository and in volume 7 of the Literary Magazine. A life of Buffon, a favourite of Vaughan, was almost simultaneously published in volume 2 of the Repository...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (3): 463–490.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of the cities of Tyre and Sidon, through their relations with 18. It is worth pointing out, however, that Cheney (2010) explains that other models than Montesquieu (in particulier Buffon’s Histoire naturelle) may well have inspired the “history of commerce,” and even before the Esprit des loix...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (1): 1–42.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the encyclopedists came to dine. It was, according to Marmontel ([1804] 1999, 173), a “fl ock of philosophers,” composed of Diderot, D’Alembert, Duclos, Helvétius, Turgot, and Buffon, whom Madame de Pompadour sometimes visited. Although it seems that the condemnation of the Encyclopédie restricted...