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Alternatives to economics : Christian socio-economic perspectives

Author: Clive S Beed; Cara Beed
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, 2006.
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"Alternatives to Economics outlines the Christian thought system and its value as an alternative to secular social science in the development of socio-economic policies. Co-authors, Clive and Cara Beed demonstrate how the Christian thought system could be applied to issues such as distribution of wealth and the growing unemployment problem. The Christian thought system provides an alternative way of describing,  Read more...
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Beed, Clive S. (Clive Saunders), 1940-
Alternatives to economics.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, 2006
(OCoLC)609401871
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clive S Beed; Cara Beed
ISBN: 0761833986 9780761833987
OCLC Number: 84901652
Description: xv, 415 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1 List of Tables 2 Acknowledgements 3 Preface Chapter 4 Christian Belief as Relevant to Modern Socio-Economic Life Chapter 5 Christian Principles for the Organization of Employment Chapter 6 Biblical Exegesis-Based Principles for Economic Distribution Chapter 7 Christian Explanations for Unemployment Chapter 8 Socio-Economic Principles in Contemporary Christian and Islamic Thought Chapter 9 A Christian Perspective on Economics Chapter 10 Christians and the Autonomy of Economics Chapter 11 Science and Contemporary Economics Chapter 12 Naturalism and Contemporary Economics Chapter 13 Causal Explanation and Laws in Naturalistic Social Science Chapter 14 The Status of Economics as a Naturalistic Social Science Chapter 15 Intellectual Progress and Academic Economics Chapter 16 A Christian Response to Naturalistic Social Science Chapter 17 The Methodology of Christian Socio-Economic Analysis 18 Bibliography 19 Index
Responsibility: Clive Beed, Cara Beed.

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Alternatives to Economics outlines the Christian thought system and its value as an alternative to secular social science in the development of socio-economic policies. Co-authors, Clive and Cara  Read more...
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This is the most thoroughgoing exposure of the sheer irrationality of the naturalistic assumptions of modern economics so far achieved. The authors also begin to take further the development of a Read more...

 
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