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Author Barbour, Samuel

Title A History of American Economic Thought : Mainstream and Crosscurrents
Published London : Taylor and Francis, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (271 pages)
Series The Routledge History of Economic Thought
Routledge history of economic thought series.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Half Title""; ""Title page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table of Contents""; ""List of illustrations""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""1. Setting the table""; ""Introduction""; ""Who is an American economist?""; ""The number of American economists and the scope of their discipline""; ""American economists: their philosophical leanings and political preferences""; ""Why is English the language of American economics?""; ""Why culture and language matter""; ""References""; ""2. Economic thought among American Aboriginals prior to European contact""; ""Introduction""
""7. Economic thought from the Great Depression through the golden age of economic growth, 1929â#x80;#x93;1973""""Introduction""; ""Economic, social, political conditions""; ""The mainstream""; ""Other voices""; ""Crosscurrents""; ""References""; ""8. Economic thought from stagflation and sustained growth to the Great Recession and beyond, 1974â#x80;#x93;2017""; ""Introduction""; ""Economic, social, and political conditions""; ""The mainstream""; ""Other voices""; ""Crosscurrents""; ""Economics in the United States in 2016 and beyond""; ""References""; ""Name index""
""Intellectual history without documents""""Material conditions""; ""The economic mind of American aboriginals prior to 1492""; ""Two case studies: Cahokia and the Iroquois""; ""References""; ""3. Economic thought in Americaâ#x80;#x99;s protohistorical period""; ""Introduction""; ""Knowledge, ideas, influence, and protohistory""; ""Puritan economic thought""; ""Other voices""; ""References""; ""4. Economic thought in eighteenth-century America prior to independence""; ""Introduction""; ""Economic, social, and political conditions, 1700â#x80;#x93;1775""; ""Eighteenth-century American economics""
""Other voices""""A crosscurrent""; ""References""; ""5. Economic thought in the new nation, 1776â#x80;#x93;1885""; ""Introduction""; ""Economic, social, and political conditions, 1776â#x80;#x93;1886""; ""Economic thought in the nineteenth century""; ""Other voices""; ""Crosscurrents""; ""References""; ""6. Economic thought in an era of abundance and anxiety, 1886â#x80;#x93;1928""; ""Introduction""; ""Economic, social, and political conditions""; ""Mainstream""; ""Other voices""; ""Crosscurrents""; ""References""
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Author Antler, Steven
Cicarelli, James.
King, J. E
ISBN 1351703609