Economics and Its Enemies

Two Centuries of Anti-Economics

  • William Oliver Coleman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Part I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
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  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 21-21
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  4. Part III

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
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  5. Part IV

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 239-313

About this book

Introduction

Anti-economics is described as the opposition to the main stream of economic thought that has existed from the Eighteenth-century to the present day. This book tells the story of anti-economics in relations to Smith, Ricardo, Mill, Walras, Keynes and Hicks as well as current economic thinkers. William Coleman examines how anti-economics developed from the Enlightenment to the present day and analyzes its various guises. Right anti-economics, Left anti-economics, Nationalist and Historicist anti-economics and Irrationalist, Moralist, Aesthetic and Environmental anti-economics.

Keywords

economics John Maynard Keynes Keynes

Authors and affiliations

  • William Oliver Coleman
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  1. 1.University of TasmaniaAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781403914354
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2002
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4039-4148-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4039-1435-4
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