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Author Kornai, János, author

Title By force of thought : irregular memoirs of an intellectual journey / János Kornai
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 461 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Series Online access with JISC subscription agreement: ACLS Humanities E-Books
Contents My family and youth--1928-1944 -- How I became a communist--1945-1947 -- On a communist newspaper--1947-1955 -- Waking up--1953-1955 -- The beginning of a research career--1955-October 23, 1956 -- Revolution and after--October 23, 1956-1959 -- My universities--1957-1959 -- The economic application of mathematical methods--1957-1968 -- Traveling to the West--1963 onward -- Against the current--1967-1970 -- Institute, university, and academy--1967 onward
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-447) and index
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Subject Kornai, János.
Economists -- Hungary -- Biography.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006049406
ISBN 0262277441 (electronic bk.)
9780262277440 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
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