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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (3): 541–543.
Published: 01 September 1998
...S. Todd Lowry Book Reviews 541 Mercantilism: The Shaping of an Economic Language. By Lars Magnusson. London and New York: Routledge, 1994.222 pp. $65.00. The Early History of the Law of Bills and Notes: A Study of the Origins of Anglo...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (suppl_1): 66–93.
Published: 01 January 1994
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (4): 567–612.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and scientific issues. During the interwar period, editors, propagandists, and social scientists encouraged the use of visual language as an important means of spreading information and opinions about the economy to a larger audience. We explore different yet related aspects of this development by studying...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 52–72.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Vítězslav Sommer The article explores the effort by economists and economic journalists in Czechoslovakia in the 1960s to translate economic knowledge to the political language of reform communism. Czechoslovak economists aimed to cultivate public understanding of economic issues and to disseminate...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 123–148.
Published: 01 March 2013
... English-language literature, and second, of analyzing from a historiographical perspective the main reasoning put forward in the debate. References Andrews William D. 1974 . “ A Consumption-Type or Cash Flow Personal Income Tax .” Harvard Law Review 87 ( 6 ): 1113 – 88 . Asso...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (4): 653–677.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Evelyn L. Forget Latin receded as the common language of the Republic of Letters as the eighteenth century unfolded, ushering in a new and expanded role for translation. However, international copyright legislation was nonexistent, which offered translators freedom to take liberties with the text...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
... conducted in Washington, DC, Brasilia, and São Paulo among think tanks, governmental sectors, the World Bank, and market research institutes. By foregrounding the workings of a transnational network of experts, I chronicle how the middle-class language traversed circuits of science, policymaking, and market...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (3): 479–495.
Published: 01 June 2021
... the rethinking of the natural law foundations of the discipline. Understanding the political philosophical underpinnings of universal Cameral sciences, as they were formulated using the language of natural law, enables a new interpretation of the history of Cameralism. The shift from duties based on natural law...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (3): 521–546.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Michael H. Turk The examination of economics from the standpoint of language and literature, part of the “linguistic turn” in economic methodology, may be extended and inverted by setting the literary elements of economics in historical perspective. In so doing, it will emerge that in the formative...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 93–113.
Published: 01 December 2012
... into a more general language that could be understood by a larger community of scientists and by a nationwide public opinion. Political change imposed severe time constraints on data collection. Farm types were devised to handle variety quickly and effectively. Types mobilized difference while preserving...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (suppl_1): 5–31.
Published: 01 December 2011
... scientific values. As such, the histories written by econometricians reflect the scientific image of their discipline in a given period. Each image of a period is drawn by denominating forerunners and founding fathers and uses the language of the dominant philosophy of science of that day. At the end...
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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (1): 133–151.
Published: 01 March 1970
... or approach into terms of another (e.g., a geometrical proposition into terms of algebra, or a Keynesian model into Fisherine terms) .8 Mathematical form makes it easier to translate from one language to another, since mathe- matics is more international than any particular language...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (1): 123–145.
Published: 01 March 1989
... by a number of historically given languages; the modes of speech available to him give him the inten- tions he can have, by giving him the means he can have of performing them. . . . Skinner’s method, therefore, has impelled us toward the recovery of an author’s language no less than his...
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History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (1): 268–283.
Published: 01 March 1973
... declined as the universal language of Western civiliza- tion and scholarly work began to be conceived and published in the vernacular, a host of translators sprang forth. They made many of Europe’s early writings, including those on economics and business, available outside the country...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (3): 558–561.
Published: 01 September 1993
..., with the insulation Book Reviews 559 provided by our mathematical devices, are cut off from much contact with the wider intellectual realm” (xv), he asserts that economists either do not understand or have ignored the importance of language. His emphasis...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (3): 517–540.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of the shift in influences from abroad. The first indicator that we shall scrutinize is new acquisitions of foreign books on economics by Swedish university libraries.5 We consider two factors: the place of publication and the language in which the books were written. Place of Publication Table 1 shows...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 142–164.
Published: 01 December 1996
... The internationalization of science and scholarly work is not a new phenomenon-nor an always unchallenged phenomenon. The medieval European universities were highly internationalized. Students and teach- ers came from many different countries and teaching was conducted in the same international language...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 March 1979
... the influ- ence of volume of publications on the frequency with which an economist is cited. Finally, we shall look at self-citation and the changing role of foreign languages in economic citations. The sample of articles, taken from the AEA Index of Economic Journuls , whose citation...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (Suppl_1): 125–136.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Austria and the German-speaking part of Switzerland when discussing modern and early modern times, and the borders get less well defined if one goes further back to the Middle Ages. Language then is not a clear criterion either, since important early works were written not only in German, but also...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (1): 124–126.
Published: 01 March 1980
... Curator, Kenneth E. Car- penter, proposes to compile a bibliography of translations of economic litera- ture published before 1850 in all the European languages. The first fruit of this ambitious project is the present volume, occasioned by an exhibit of German economic and business literature...