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Economists and societies : discipline and profession in the United States, Britain, and France, 1890s to 1990s

Author: Marion Fourcade
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton Univ. Press, 2010.
Series: Princeton studies in cultural sociology
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Compares the profession of economics in the United States, Britain, and France, and explains why economics, far from being a uniform science, differs in important ways among these three countries.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marion Fourcade
ISBN: 0691117608 9780691117607 9780691148038 0691148031
OCLC Number: 815880266
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [315] - 367.
Awards: Winner of American Sociological Association: Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award 2011
Winner of American Sociological Association Sociology of Culture Section: Mary Douglas Prize 2010
Commended for Marshall McLuhan Award for Outstanding Book in the Field of Media Ecology 2010
Commended for American Sociological Association Comparative & Historical Sociology Section Barrington Moore Award 2010
Short-listed for Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2009
Description: XXI, 388 Seiten : Diagramme.
Contents: List of Figures vii List of Tables ix Preface xi List of Abbreviations xix Introduction: Economics and Society 1 Three Trajectories 7 Critical Organized Comparisons 12 National Constellations 15 The Dialectical Relationship between Culture and Economics 28 Chapter One: Institutional Logics in Comparative Perspective 31 Federal Constitutionalism in America 32 The Rise and Fall of British Elitism 40 The Transformations of French Statism 50 Institutional Complementarities and the Coherence of Social Life 59 Chapter Two: The United States: Merchant Professionals 61 Forms of Academic Entrenchment 63 The Meaning of Science in American Economics 77 The Academic Roots of Public Expertise 96 The Economics Industry 114 American Economists, from Professional Scientism to Scientific Professionalism 125 Chapter Three: Britain: Public-Minded Elites 129 A Late but Extensive Institutionalization 131 The Scientific and Moral Transformation of British Economics 148 Administrators and Specialists 163 Economic Persuasion 175 The Waning High Culture of British Economics 183 Chapter Four: France: Statist Divisions 185 A Fragmented Academicization 187 The Nationalization of Economic Expertise 203 The "Administrative Economists" 215 The Missing Private Jurisdiction 225 Economists as Intellectuals, Intellectuals as Economists 230 The Segmented Worlds of French Economics 234 Conclusion: Economists and Societies 237 The Social Structures of Economics in Comparative Perspective 241 Contribution of a Sociology of Economic Knowledge to Economic Sociology 261 Appendix 263 Notes 269 References 315 Index 369
Series Title: Princeton studies in cultural sociology
Responsibility: Marion Fourcade.

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