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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (4): 697–699.
Published: 01 November 1986
... a stimulus to entrepreneurship. The concept of virtue, as it appears in this volume, is even further removed from current usage. Virtue is postulated by the editors as equivalent to civic hu- manism; that is, to martial spirit, eagerness to participate in civic life, and per- sonal independence...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (1): 123–145.
Published: 01 March 1989
... at the accession of George III , 2nd ed. London. Phillipson , Nicholas 1983 . ‘Adam Smith as civic moralist.’ In Istvan Hont and Michael Ignatieff, eds., Wealth and virtue . Cambridge. Pocock , J. G. A. 1975 . The Machiavellian moment: Florentine political thought and the Atlantic republican...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (4): 723–746.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... Frey, Bruno S. 1997 . A Constitution for Knaves Crowds out Civic Virtues. Economic Journal 107.443 : 1043 –53. Hilton, Boyd. 1985 . Chalmers as Political Economist. In Cheyne 1985 . ———. 1988 . The Age of Atonement: The Influence of Evangelicalism on Social and Economic Thought, 1795...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 321–344.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... Correspondence may be addressed to Geoffrey C. Kellow, The College of Humanities, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ont., K1S 5B6; email: geoffreykellow@cunet.carleton.ca . Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Adam Smith Benjamin Franklin Max Weber civic virtue Protestant...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (4): 643–677.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... Robbins, Lionel. 1998 . A History of Economic Thought: The LSE Lectures . Princeton: Princeton University Press. Robertson, John. 1983 . The Scottish Enlightenment at the Limits of the Civic Tradition. In Wealth and Virtue: The Shaping of Political Economy in the Scottish Enlightenment , edited...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 71–90.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... 1999 . Is There an Optimal Constitution? Constitutional Political Economy 10 : 177 -84. Forbes, Kevin, and Ernest Zampelli. 1989 . Is Leviathan a Mythical Beast? American Economic Review 79.3 : 568 -77. Frey, Bruno. 1997 . A Constitution for Knaves Crowds Out Civic Virtues. Economic...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (Suppl_1): 361–385.
Published: 01 December 2003
..., engagement in economic relations is an exercise of civic virtues. Newtonian themes are used by Genovesi for building the core idea of his system:the implications of Genovesi’s social account of economics affect his whole theoretical construction, as becomes clear in his dis- cussion of trust, one...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 43–70.
Published: 01 December 2005
... . Not Just for the Money . Aldershot, U.K.: Elgar. ____. 1997b . Constitutions for Knaves Crowd Out Civic Virtues. Economic Journal 107 : 1043 -53. Frey, Bruno S., and Alois Stutzer. 2001 . Economics and Psychology: From Imperialistic to Inspired Economics. Revue de philosophie economique 2.2...
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History of Political Economy (1984) 16 (4): 619–638.
Published: 01 November 1984
... no effect either also casts doubt on the civic-humanist interpretation, which, in some respects, may seem appealing. Millar’s language can certainly be seen as bearing a relation to that of virtue and corruption. His statement that “nothing can be more destructive to those bands which unite men...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (3): 391–412.
Published: 01 September 1997
...). In these societies the principle that activates the population is civic virtue, by which Montesquieu meant a devotion to the common good. The population of a republic must, to a significant degree, be willing to place the interests of the nation before individual interests. This commitment to civic virtue...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 175–199.
Published: 01 December 2005
... conception of republicanism; instead of focusing on the importance of cultivating civic virtue in the ruling class, the rhetoric of republicanism quickly adapted itself to a new focus on individual autonomy and pub- lic sovereignty. There was also an explosion of newspapers in the two decades after...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 353–360.
Published: 01 June 2011
... rewards. As Amartya Sen reminded us at this confer- ence, there are also answers that highlight civic virtue. And as Vernon Smith showed in his contribution, the answer can involve cooperative rec- iprocity, even among strangers. In addition, the lineage of economists who have provided insights...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 553–589.
Published: 01 September 2011
... people (La Beaumelle [1752] 1997, LXV, 55). Sensibility was not the later romantic disease of a genius isolated from society. Sensibility was akin to philanthropy and sympathy. And sympathy, springing from self-interest, was both a com- mercial and a civic virtue because it helped nations...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (3): 599–631.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... Different skills, such as farming, were required for people to sur- vive in the new societies, and thus a good farmer epitomized agathos too (Adkins 1960, 72). As people moved on to form cities, Adkins’s “quiet” virtues became cooperativeness, temperance, civic service, justice, and wisdom because...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (3): 449–476.
Published: 01 September 1995
.... General Introduction. In Smith 1980. Recktenwald,H. C. 1978. An Adam Smith Renaissanceanno 1976?The Bicentennial Output. Journal of Economic Literature 16.156-83. Robertson, John. 1983. The Scottish Enlightenment at the Limits of the Civic Tra- dition. In Wealth and Virtue. The Shaping...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (1): 61–77.
Published: 01 March 1992
... Philosophers: A Study of the Relationship between the Civic Humanist and the Civil Jurisprudential Interpretation of Eighteenth Century Social Thought. In Wealth and Virtue , edited by Istvan Hont and Michael Ignatieff. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Pocock , J. G. A. . 1985 . Virtue...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (3): 481–502.
Published: 01 September 1989
... of Economic History 36 . 3 ( Sept. ): 543 -71. Hamowy , Ronald 1987 . The Scottish Enlightenment and the theory of spontaneous order . Carbondale. Hont , Istvan , and Michael Ignatieff 1983 . Wealth and virtue: the shaping of political economy in the Scottish Environment . Cambridge...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (4): 641–675.
Published: 01 November 2014
... that compromised individuals’ civic virtue and—thereby—the potential of constitutional government. This close linking of the political and the eco- nomic in liberal thought lent a political salience to discussions of eco- nomic behavior. The invocation of morality also created a particular anxi- ety about...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 168–169.
Published: 01 March 2000
... gentry and yeomanry among the middle classes). But stability and virtue trump energy and independence, and Alison stoutly supports Protectionism, indirect taxes, the unreformed Parliament and universities, and all the prerogatives of the Church...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (2): 263–292.
Published: 01 June 2005
... the efficiency of the credit and public finance system, and about the con- stitutional framework of economic and financial activity would later be considered a formative moment in the modern political discourse about civic virtues and the formation of wealth, especially because of the recog- nition...