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The Resource The origins of scientific economics : English economic thought 1660-1776, William Letwin

The origins of scientific economics : English economic thought 1660-1776, William Letwin

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The origins of scientific economics : English economic thought 1660-1776
Title
The origins of scientific economics
Title remainder
English economic thought 1660-1776
Statement of responsibility
William Letwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book illustrates how the first social science, that of economics, was built. It examines and discusses the work of Josiah Child, Nicholas Barbon, John Collins, William Petty, John Locke and Dudley North and the economic theories of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Letwin, William
Dewey number
330.092/241
Index
index present
LC call number
HB103.A2
LC item number
.L4 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Routledge library editions. Economics
  • Routledge library editions. Economics. History of economic thought
Series volume
IX
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  • Economics
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economics
  • Great Britain
Label
The origins of scientific economics : English economic thought 1660-1776, William Letwin
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Part 1: The Old Style; 1 Sir Josiah Child, merchant economist; 2 Nicholas Barbon, projector; Part 2: The New Style; 3 Science and objectivity in the seventeenth century; 4 John Collins; mathematics and economics; 5 Sir William Petty; political arithmetic; 6 John Locke; philosopher as economist; 7 Sir Dudley North; a deductive theory; Part 3: The Legacy; 8 Economic theories during the eighteenth century; Appendices; I A Bibliography of Sir Josiah Child; II Child's Sources
  • III The Great Recoinage: an alternative estimateIV The Authorship of Sir Dudley North's Discourse upon Trade; V John Locke, 'Some of the Consequences that are like to follow upon Lessening of Interest to 4 Percent'; Bibliography; Index
Control code
864714949
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (316 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315016511
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864714949
Label
The origins of scientific economics : English economic thought 1660-1776, William Letwin
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Part 1: The Old Style; 1 Sir Josiah Child, merchant economist; 2 Nicholas Barbon, projector; Part 2: The New Style; 3 Science and objectivity in the seventeenth century; 4 John Collins; mathematics and economics; 5 Sir William Petty; political arithmetic; 6 John Locke; philosopher as economist; 7 Sir Dudley North; a deductive theory; Part 3: The Legacy; 8 Economic theories during the eighteenth century; Appendices; I A Bibliography of Sir Josiah Child; II Child's Sources
  • III The Great Recoinage: an alternative estimateIV The Authorship of Sir Dudley North's Discourse upon Trade; V John Locke, 'Some of the Consequences that are like to follow upon Lessening of Interest to 4 Percent'; Bibliography; Index
Control code
864714949
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (316 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315016511
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864714949

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