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Economists and societies

discipline and profession in the United States, Great Britain, and France, 1890s to 1990s

by Marion Fourcade

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economists -- United States,
  • Economists -- Great Britain,
  • Economists -- France,
  • Economics -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Economics -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Economics -- France -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMarion Fourcade.
    SeriesPrinceton studies in cultural sociology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB119.A2 F685 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16943218M
    ISBN 109780691117607
    LC Control Number2008026664


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Drawing on in-depth interviews with economists, institutional analysis, and a wealth of scholarly evidence, Marion Fourcade traces the Cited by: Economists and Societies is the first book to systematically compare the profession of economics in the United States, Britain, and France, and to explain why economics, far from being a uniform science, differs in important ways among these three countries.

Drawing on in-depth interviews with economists, institutional analysis, and a wealth of scholarly evidence, Marion Fourcade traces the. Economists and Societies is the first book to systematically compare the profession of economics in the United States, Britain, and France, and to explain why economics, far from being a uniform science, differs in important ways among these three countries.

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Marion Fourcade. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, Some sociologists spend a. Economists and Societies Economists and societies book most inescapable narratives about the history of economics in the twentieth century have to do with the discipline’s increasingly assertive scientifi c style and growing methodological consensus, on the one hand, and its jurisdictional expansion and Cited by: Economists and Societies is the first book to systematically compare the profession of economics in the United States, Britain, and France, and to explain why economics, far from being a uniform science, differs in important ways among these three g on in-depth interviews with economists, institutional analysis, and a wealth of scholarly evidence, Marion Fourcade traces the.

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