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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (1): 191–192.
Published: 01 March 1978
...Jacob Viner Appendix Protestant casuistics Protestant casuistics never flourished on a scale comparable to Catholic casuistics, but the chief explanation for this, I believe, lies in differences between them in ecclesiastical structure and discipline rather than in differences...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (4): 713–734.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Einar Lie The “Protestant” View: The Norwegian and Scandinavian Approach to National Accounting in the Postwar Period Einar Lie Around the 1930s, many countries began developing a systematic prac- tice of keeping national accounts—comprehensive statistical systems that could provide...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 1992
...Karen I. Vaughn Theologians and Economic Philosophy: The Case of Paul Tillich and Protestant Socialism Karen I. Vaughn This paper is primarily an attempt at interdisciplinary understanding. It deals with the compatibility of belief systems, and more specifically...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 429–469.
Published: 01 September 2011
... and evolutionary sci- ence.1 Scholarly and popular accounts alike have tended to make sci- ence and religion antagonists, no more so than with the conflict they find between evangelical Protestantism and evolutionary science, as exem- plified by accounts of the 1925 Scopes trial.2 But evangelical Protestant...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 321–344.
Published: 01 June 2018
... the profound influence of Max Weber’s The Protestant Ethic and The Spirit of Capitalism on our understanding of Franklin and the economic order he helped shape. In so challenging, it seeks to restore the deliberately incomplete and implicitly teleological economic ethos promoted by both Franklin and Smith...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 243–264.
Published: 01 December 2008
... instead of one has always posed difficulties for those seeking integrity between the ethical and the economical. For two groups of antebellum Protestants—the “clerical economists” and the “pastoral moralists”—this is where faculty psychology came in. Employing the tripartite scheme of conscience, self...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (1): 151–189.
Published: 01 March 1978
... and behavior. My concern here is not whether Protestantism did in fact have the economic consequences which Weber attributed to it, but solely with the issue whether Protestant doctrine, as ex- pounded by theologians, was as he described it. Moreover, I have been unable to make up my mind whether...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (4): 754–756.
Published: 01 November 1993
... versions of earlier theological contro- versies within Western religion. On the one hand, there are economists who adhere to what Nelson calls “the Roman tradition.” On the other, some economists’ reasoning is in “the Protestant tradition.” At present, he argues, the Romans are in the dominant...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (Supplement): 29–52.
Published: 01 December 1998
...: Little, Brown. Marty , Martin E 1986 . Protestantism in the United States: Righteous Empire . 2d ed. New York: Scribner's. May , Henry F 1949 . Protestant Churches and Industrial America . New York: Harper Torchbooks. Morgan , Mary S 1994 . Marketplace Morals and the American...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 299–314.
Published: 01 December 2008
...: Empiricism Historical research to liberal religion was seen as a form of empirical research, as applied to social, human activity. Protestant affi nity to empir- icism was not new with the liberals. Protestantism and empirical natural science had a long relationship. As noted, even the Common Sense phi...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (Suppl_1): 57–85.
Published: 01 December 2001
... why this turn to the Social Gospel took place in American Protestantism. The simplest answer would be that the turn was a part of the larger response in American society to the news of more poverty and the abuses of the trusts. Since the liberal Protestants who defined the Social Gospel were also...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (4): 756–760.
Published: 01 November 1993
... in this respect, but let two suffice. Nelson classifies St. Thomas Aquinas as Roman, but at the ‘same time he identifies one of the leading characteristics of the Protestant tradition as being the understanding of the right to private property as a coercive social instrument designed to control sinful...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 77–104.
Published: 01 December 2010
... students protested that “our professors and administrators sacrifice controversy to public relations; their curriculums change more slowly than the living events of the world; their skills and silence are pur­ chased by investors in the arms race; passion is called unscholastic.” The third...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 1978
...; the economic issues involved in the Jansenist-Jesuit controversies within the Catholic Church, the roles of early Protestant theology in the rise of capitalism, with special reference to the Weber-Tawney thesis of significant responsibility of Calvinist doctrine for the growth...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (Suppl_1): 154–171.
Published: 01 December 2007
... at the New England conference and also, crucially, at the 1969 protest to the American Economic Association (for a report of the protests, see pages 487–89 of the Papers and Proceedings issue of the 1970 volume of the American Economic Review).18 What is significant for our purpose is how the life...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 March 1983
... thesis on the relationship between the Protestant ethic and the origin of the capitalist spirit experienced a revival after World War II. In searching for an explanation of the backwardness in less developed coun- tries, one group of specialists spoke of a ‘functional equivalence’ when they pointed...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (4): 647–660.
Published: 01 November 2005
... in many instances, Luther included, the leaders of Protestantism allowed themselves to become mere chaplains to national rulers. Lines of author- ity in some of the Protestant sects, such as Anglicanism and Calvinism, were organized in more “top-down” fashion than others; and, as such, remained closer...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (1): 46–113.
Published: 01 March 1978
..., or at least ecclesiastical establishments, caused commerce to flourish and cities to prosper.36 But as far as I have been able to discover, it was from Protestant- Catholic polemics that there first emerged a literature of any conse- quence emphasizing the benefits of religion to the material...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 175–199.
Published: 01 December 2005
...-intellectual.11 Nowhere was this anti-intellectualism more apparent than in the grass- roots revolution that transformed American Protestantism in the early republic. America had not been a particularly religious country before the Revolution, but in the years immediately following the Revolution...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 1–20.
Published: 01 December 2008
... potential topics for the conference, never proposed, is the connection between Northern Euro- pean Protestantism and economic analysis. There are clear possibilities in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany, and the Netherlands to see how leading economists were animated by their Protestant beliefs...