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Beyond economic man : feminist theory and economics

Author: Marianne A Ferber; Julie A Nelson
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1993.
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This is the first book to examine the central tenets of economics from a feminist point of view. In these original essays, the authors suggest that the discipline of economics could be improved by freeing itself from masculine biases. Beyond Economic Man raises questions about the discipline not because economics is too objective but because it is not objective enough. The contributors--nine economists, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Beyond economic man.
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 1993
(DLC) 92040149
(OCoLC)27034372
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marianne A Ferber; Julie A Nelson
ISBN: 9780226242088 0226242080
OCLC Number: 527705784
Description: 1 online resource (178 pages)
Contents: Introduction : The social construction of economics and the social construction of gender / Marianne A. Ferber and Julie A. Nelson --
The study of choice or the study of provisioning? : gender and the definition of economics / Julie A. Nelson --
The separative self : androcentric bias in neoclassical assumptions / Paula England --
Not a free market : the rhetoric of disciplinary authority in economics / Diana Strassmann --
Some consequences of a conjective economics / Donald N. McCloskey --
Socialism, feminist and scientific / Nancy Folbre --
Public or private? : institutional economics and feminism / Ann L. Jennings --
Discussion and challenges : what should mainstream economists learn from feminist theory? / Rebecca M. Blank --
Race, deconstruction, and the emergent agenda of feminist economic theory / Rhonda M. Williams --
Feminist theory, women's experience, and economics / Robert M. Solow --
Economics for whom? / Helen E. Longino.
Responsibility: edited by Marianne A. Ferber and Julie A. Nelson.

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An examination of the central tenets of economics from a feminist point of view. The authors suggest that the discipline of economics could be improved by freeing itself from masculine biases, and  Read more...

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