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The Philosophy of Economics: On the Scope of Reason in Economic Inquiry - International Library of Philosophy (Paperback)
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The Philosophy of Economics: On the Scope of Reason in Economic Inquiry - International Library of Philosophy (Paperback)

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Paperback 248 Pages / Published: 16/05/1991
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The first work to seriously and successfully bridge twentieth century economics and philosophy. Subroto Roy draws these two disciplines together and examines the intellectual roots of economics.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415060288
Number of pages: 248
Weight: 318 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 19 mm


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"[C]ogent and, what is exceedingly rare these days, it is refreshingly lucid. . . . Roy's book is in several important respects an original contribution."
-T. W. Schultz, University of Chicago, 1974 Nobel Laureate in Economics
"It is very well written . . . extremely engaging and provocative."
-Peter T. Manicas, Queens College, City University of New York
"Subroto Roy's "Philosophy of Economics is a formidable contribution to that new and growing discipline . . . a most distinguished and valuable exploration of the nature of economic inquiry."
-John Gray, "Economic Affairs
"This well-documented study is a worthwhile contribution to the burgeoning literature on the philosophy of economics."
-"Choice, 1990
"[Roy's] message is for his fellow economists, urging them not to shy away from the treatment of normative issues in their discipline."
-"Economics and Philosophy

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