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Econ Art : Divorcing Art from Science in Modern Economics.

Author: Rick Szostak
Publisher: London : Pluto Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A hugely original, provocative and satirical study, arguing that economics owes more to art and cultural theory than scientific rigour or logic.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Szostak, Rick.
Econ Art : Divorcing Art from Science in Modern Economics.
London : Pluto Press, ©1999
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Szostak
ISBN: 9781849645348 1849645345
OCLC Number: 923332540
Notes: ""Notes to Chapter Eight ""
Description: 1 online resource (320 pages)
Contents: ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter One: Art and Science ""; ""1.1 Unveiling Econ- Art ""; ""1.2 The Question of Purpose ""; ""1.3 The Purpose of Art ""; ""1.4 Art versus Science ""; ""1.5 Science versus Art ""; ""1.6 Art and the Act of Insight ""; ""1.7 A Micro View ""; ""1.8 Culture and Economics ""; ""Chapter Two: Surrealism ""; ""2.1 Modern Art ""; ""2.2 The Roots of Surrealism ""; ""2.3 Surrealism ""; ""2.4 Surrealism in Econ- Art ""; ""2.5 Who Cares About Reality? ""; ""2.6 Toward a Better World? ""; ""2.7 Primitive Man ""; ""2.8 An Orderly World "" ""2.9 The Quest for Understanding """"2.10 An Antidote to Nationalism ""; ""2.11 Suspicion of Authority ""; ""Chapter Three: Cubism and More ""; ""3.1 Cubism ""; ""3.2 The Cubist View of Time ""; ""3.3 Technological Incursions ""; ""3.4 Return to the Classics ""; ""3.5 A Brief Look Back ""; ""3.6 Abstract and Non- Objective Art ""; ""3.7 Self- Reference in Econ- Art ""; ""3.8 The Pursuit of Linearity ""; ""3.9 The Econ- Art Manifesto ""; ""Chapter Four: Mathematics as Art ""; ""4.1 The Deification of Technique ""; ""4.2 Maths as Art ""; ""4.3 Automatic Writing ""; ""4.4 Maths as Science? "" ""4.5 Yet Another Perversion """"4.6 There Exists a Model ""; ""4.7 Maths is Easy ""; ""4.8 Maths is Unreal ""; ""4.9 Mathematics versus Science ""; ""4.10 An Example: General Equilibrium ""; ""4.11 A Second Example: Econometrics ""; ""Chapter Five: Ideology ""; ""5.1 Ideology in Art ""; ""5.2 Ideology in Econ- Art ""; ""5.3 Power ""; ""5.4 Ideology and the Great Depression ""; ""Chapter Six: Econ-Art/ Econ-Science ""; ""6.1 The Existence of Econ- Art ""; ""6.2 Econ- Art/ Econ- Science ""; ""6.3 The Quest for Econ- Science ""; ""6.4 A Lesser Purpose ""; ""6.5 Artistic Detachment "" ""6.6 The Existence of Econ- Science """"Chapter Seven: Improving Econ-Science ""; ""7.1 Improving Econ- Science ""; ""7.2 Reality ""; ""7.3 Truth versus Beauty ""; ""7.4 Philosophy of Science ""; ""7.5 Pancritical Rationalism ""; ""7.6 Truth ""; ""7.7 Rhetoric ""; ""7.8 The Big Picture ""; ""7.9 Methodological Diversity ""; ""7.10 A Concrete Example ""; ""7.11 Theoretical Diversity ""; ""7.12 Intellectual Honesty ""; ""7.13 Interdisciplinarity ""; ""7.14 The Role of the Critic ""; ""Chapter Eight: The Future of Econ-Science ""; ""8.1 A Paradigm Shift? "" ""8.2 Normal versus Revolutionary Science """"8.3 Putting Equilibrium in its Place ""; ""8.4 Postmodernism ""; ""8.5 We Eat Our Young ""; ""8.6 But thou economic history, though thou be little among the thousands of econ ""; ""8.7 Preaching What I Practise ""; ""8.8 The Survey of Economists ""; ""8.9 Rules of the Game ""; ""8.10 What of Econ- Art? ""; ""Notes ""; ""Notes to Preface ""; ""Notes to Chapter One ""; ""Notes to Chapter Two ""; ""Notes to Chapter Three ""; ""Notes to Chapter Four ""; ""Notes to Chapter Five ""; ""Notes to Chapter Six ""; ""Notes to Chapter Seven ""

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