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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (Suppl_1): 195–214.
Published: 01 December 2007
... François Quesnay. In Oncken 1888. Schelle, Gustave. 1907 . Le docteur Quesnay . Paris: Alcan. François Quesnay: A “Rural Socrates” in Versailles? Christine Théré and Loïc Charles Biographies, or lives, as a genre have lately experienced a remarkable resur- gence (Nye 2006...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (4): 747–772.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy 17 : 207 –27. Benardete, Seth. 1989 . Socrates' Second Sailing: On Plato's “Republic.” Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Beversluis, John. 2000 . Cross-Examining Socrates: A Defense of the Interlocutors in Plato's Early Dialogues . Cambridge...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (2): 187–197.
Published: 01 June 1985
... by Plato in certain of the Socratic dialogues. Socrates would not accept an unexamined dichot- omy between the market for goods and the market for ideas, just as he would not accept an unexamined life. On the basis of the Socratic-Platonic distinctions and the manner in which they are grounded...
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History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (4): 812–823.
Published: 01 November 1981
... of inquiry to another. Hedonism in the Protagoras The setting The Protagoras is a long, multifaceted discourse in which the youthful Socrates is pictured matching wits with the famous Sophist Protagoras before an audience of the leading intellectuals and citizen patrons...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... The final chapters discuss the “Socratic Popper” and clarify how it differs from the standard falsificationist view. So what is this Socratic Popper? Isn’t Popperian philosophy just a set of falsifi- cationist rules for the proper conduct of scientific...
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History of Political Economy (1983) 15 (1): 122–135.
Published: 01 March 1983
.... 471. It is obviously true that Plato was a critic of Periclean politics. This is made explicit in the Gorgius when Callicles, the Sophist statesman, says to Socrates: “What, did you never hear that Themistocles was a good mzn, and Cimon and Miltiades and Pericles, who is just lately...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (4): 599–600.
Published: 01 November 1977
... with Canon law and Roman law tradition. Gordon’s main concern, however, is with Socratic and Scholastic economics (including chapters on Aquinas and Lessius); to these subjects he devotes about three-fifths of his book. Ethical issues are considered in conjunction with the economic views...
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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (3): 599–631.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., A. 1898 . Les théorieséconomiques dans la Grèce antique . Paris: L. Larose. Stone, I. F. 1989 . The Trial of Socrates . London: Picador. Tzermias, P. 1995 . To A<λλo Bυζάντιo: H Πρoσφoρά της Kωνσταντινoύπoλης στην Eυρώπη[The other Byzantium: The contribution of Constantinople...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (3): 571–573.
Published: 01 September 1990
... permeates it. Moreover, this is what fundamentally distinguishes the Greek view from our contemporary views on economics. Analogously I hesitate to believe that Socrates/Plato ever meant to recom- mend the “economic” virtues of the division of labor in the second book of the Republic. Doubtless...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (4): 761–763.
Published: 01 November 1997
... of economic ideas, as can be seen in his next two chapters, “The Lyric Poets” and “The Pre-Socratic Philosophers.” I was not always convinced by the interpretation (how can the elegiac Mimnermos be said to relate welfare and work, p. 33 but we do get interesting insights into the relationship between...
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History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (3): 372–378.
Published: 01 September 1975
.... In the Republic, Socrates instructs Adeimantus that “we are not all alike; there are diversities of natures among us which are adapted to dif- ferent occupations . . . and if so, we must infer that all things are pro- duced more plentifully and easily and of a better quality when one man does one...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 181–185.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... The final chapters discuss the “Socratic Popper” and clarify how it differs from the standard falsificationist view. So what is this Socratic Popper? Isn’t Popperian philosophy just a set of falsifi- cationist rules for the proper conduct of scientific...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (3): 387–407.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., Spencer Pack, Margaret Schabas, and three anonymous referees for their suggestions and comments. On Aristotle’s Natural Limit C. Tyler DesRoches Whereas Socrates preached temperance and frugality, and drove a wedge between wealth and virtue, Aristotle argued that a moderate amount of wealth...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (4): 595–599.
Published: 01 November 1977
.... Gordon’s main concern, however, is with Socratic and Scholastic economics (including chapters on Aquinas and Lessius); to these subjects he devotes about three-fifths of his book. Ethical issues are considered in conjunction with the economic views of authors rather than separately...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 March 1982
... people behave, other moral codes- regardless of their origin or whether they are accepted as belief-are ir- relevant. Although this tradition seems of pre-Socratic origin and is dif- fused by the classic Greek and Roman historians,‘j it is most fully de- veloped by eighteenth-century British...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (2): 220–242.
Published: 01 June 1974
..., Smith says several times that certain doctrines are to be found in “all” of Plato’s dialogues, or that Socrates ‘falways” holds to a certain view.4 In one instance Smith goes so far as to say of one of Plato’s beliefs that “there is not a single dialogue in all of his works which does...
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History of Political Economy (1969) 1 (1): 44–66.
Published: 01 March 1969
..., since they considered mathe- matics and logic as tools of analysis rather than as abstractions of the essence of nature.’ They were also able to entertain pre-Socratic notions of the infinite and the boundless in some systems. In his treatment of justice in the Nicomachean Ethicss Aristotle...
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History of Political Economy (1998) 30 (4): 653–681.
Published: 01 November 1998
.... In his writings on King Cyrus, Xenophon, a contemporary of Plato and a disciple of Socrates, tried to argue that Persian boys, under the leadership of Cyrus, were educated in the light of Socratic ideas. According to Sir Ernest Barker, these are also Plato’s ideas: “These are also...
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History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (2): 359–374.
Published: 01 June 1973
... less than he was and makes the economists seem more than they were. In Utilitarianism Mill wrote : “It is better to be a human being dissatisfied than a pig satisfied; better to be Socrates dissatisfied than a fool satisfied. And if the fool, or the pig, are of a different opinion...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (2): 286–288.
Published: 01 June 1982
... such as Hesiod and Xenbphon are not neglected, and some Roman responses to Hellenistic philos- ophy are considered. In accord with the general theme of the book, the main focus is the relationship between economics and ethics in the Socratic writings. Concerning that relationship, it is observed...