Knowledge and Persuasion in Economics

ISBN-10: 0521436036
ISBN-13: 9780521436038
Edition: 1994
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Book details

List price: $62.00
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 5/5/1994
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Exordium
A positivist youth
Kicking the dead horse
Narration
Economics in the human conversation
The rhetoric of economics
Division
The Science word in economics
Three ways of reading economics to criticize itself
Popper and Lakatos: thin ways of reading economics
Thick readings: ethics, economics, sociology and rhetoric
Proof
The rise of a scientistic style
The rhetoric of mathematical formalism: existence theorems
General equilibrium and the rhetorical history of formalism
Blackboard Marxism
Formalists as poets and politicians
Refutation
The very idea of epistemology
The tu quoque argument and the claims of rationalism
Armchair philosophy of economics: Rosenberg and Hausman
Philosophy of science without epistemology: the Popperians
The Rosenberg: reactionary modernism
Methodologists of economics, big-M and small
Getting 'rhetoric': Mark Blaug and the Eleatic Stranger
Coats/McPherson/Friedman: anti-meta-post-modernism
Splenetic rationalism, Austrian style
The economists of ideology: Heilbroner, Rossetti, and Mirowski
Rhetoric as morally radical
Peroration
The economy as a conversation
The consequences of rhetoric

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