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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (4): 683–686.
Published: 01 November 1986
... in- compatible bedfellows-the one analysing the social and intellectual organisation and functioning of the ‘sciences’ as the crucial species of knowledge production in the modem world, the other questioning the value and purposes of the entire scientific enterprise. Yet they traverse much common...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (4): 816–818.
Published: 01 November 2002
... and Windus. Knowledge, Social Institutions, and the Division of Labour. Edited by Pier Luigi Porta, Roberto Scazzieri, and Andrew Skinner. Cheltenham, U.K.:Edward Elgar, 2001. xi; 367 pp. £69.95. This is a collection of papers originally presented at an ESHET conference on in- stitutions, markets...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 549–551.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Roger E. Backhouse Book Reviews Cold War Social Science: Knowledge Production, Liberal Democracy, and Human Nature. Edited by Mark Solovey and Hamilton Cravens. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. 288 pp. Hardcover $95.00. Not that long ago, the idea would have seemed far-fetched...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 30–51.
Published: 01 December 2019
... economists as András Bródy and, particularly, János Kornai. By Force of Power: On the Relationship between Social Science Knowledge and Political Power in Economics in Communist Hungary György Péteri As in every other regime, so under the conditions of state socialism, no scholar can assert herself merely...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 204–227.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Analysis as Infrastructural Knowledge: Scienti c Expertise and Dissensus under State Socialism Egl Rindzevi i t This article considers the political effects of systems analysis as it was used to conceive, build, and develop infrastructures in state socialist regimes between the 1960s and 1980s. Existing...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 1–4.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Till Düppe; Ivan Boldyrev Economic Knowledge in Socialism, 1945 89: Editors Introduction Till Düppe and Ivan Boldyrev One of the strategies of the secret police in the Eastern bloc states, when dealing with ideas deemed potentially dangerous for the power of the Communist Party, was to create...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 227–252.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of Menger, and the referees, conference organizers, and editors for their valuable comments. Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 social costs substantive rationality social control social needs social economics social knowledge K. William Kapp References Ayres Robert...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 52–72.
Published: 01 December 2019
... their economic knowledge to the specific managerial language of advice and personal self-development. A significant part of management studies literature was concerned with capitalist economies, especially capitalist managerial praxis. It thus contributed to the social academic and journalistic genre...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 213–241.
Published: 01 April 2021
... and his increased recognition among other social sciences testify to the gradual backsliding of visual imagination in postwar economics. If many today recognize the usefulness of diagrams for the dissemination of economic knowledge, only a few are aware that preceding the attempts to make these diagrams...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (3): 623–628.
Published: 01 September 2018
... stories are told, historians have lost sight of the travels of knowledge beyond lecture halls and scholarly journal pages. To explore that terrain I propose we reconceive scientific practice as communicative action. By studying the social lives of books, pamphlets, and newsprint that cross back and forth...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 975–990.
Published: 01 October 2022
... when interpreting The Wealth of Nations as his direct communication to the reader of his views on the relationship between text and context. We may know more than he chose to reveal about his social and cultural embeddedness within the Glaswegian merchant community, but at most this knowledge can only...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (2): 233–265.
Published: 01 June 2017
... analysis); the creation of a new social role: the economist/business expert with advanced academic training (who engaged in both practices and used each to serve the other); and the consequent development of new knowledge (especially in demand analysis and financial economics). Correspondence may...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (4): 593–634.
Published: 01 December 2016
... focused on eminent individuals and published works, with less attention paid to the social elements that affect knowledge creation and innovation diffusion and to the contribution of lesser-known intellectuals to an academic community. These elements are addressed in this article, in which...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 71–89.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Loïc Charles; Christine Théré In this article, we show that Quesnay, while himself devoted to a major analytical effort to create what was at the time, like today, assessed as an original and far-reaching social theory, was also very much concerned with the development of a systematic empirical...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 199–226.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., although the social context fostered the study of such issues, the knowledge community necessary to recognize and reward credit did not yet exist. This research was thereby situated in the vacuum between established disciplinary boundaries, though it still required appeal to rec- ognized outlets...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (2): 265–280.
Published: 01 June 2014
...” (111)—hinders any further extension of irrigation works. Institutions are much more than a system of laws and well-defined rules; they involve uncodified practices, expertise, circumstantial knowledge, shared val - ues, and understanding.16 When seen in the light of this complex social framework...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (3): 363–394.
Published: 01 September 2015
...” (McKenna 2006, 132). Communication, which rests on social convention, is an integral part of the Scots’ theory of knowledge (Dow 2009). Character is therefore a reflection of sociability and of society, as socia- bility and society are essential in the formation of character. An individual...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (1): 111–150.
Published: 01 March 2016
... of the price mechanism as an emergent property of the social system that is formed when people's (inter)actions are governed by a set of norms that includes both the formal rules of property and tort and contract law, and also informal norms of honesty and promise keeping. However, while several scholars have...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (3): 515–534.
Published: 01 June 2019
... normative status of econometric models. The PAS Study Week is interesting in two respects: while (and because) econometrics is acknowledged as a “scientific approach of economic phenomena”, the PAS invited the community of econometricians to revisit the role and contribution of economics to social justice...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 57–88.
Published: 01 March 2009
... efforts to build a forecasting service are an early chapter in the evolution of the social sciences, the growth of a class of financial analysts, and the commercialization of academic knowledge. Correspondence may be addressed to Walter Friedman, Harvard Business School, Boston, MA 02163; e...