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Rational economic man : a philosophical critique of neo-classical economics

Author: Martin Hollis; Edward J Nell
Publisher: London ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Hollis; Edward J Nell
ISBN: 0521204089 9780521204088
OCLC Number: 1213318
Description: vii, 279 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Preface; Introduction; 1. Revelance and falsification; 2. Rational economic man; 3. Theory and hypothesis; 4. Facts and theories; 5. Behaviour and prediction; 6. A priori knowledge; 7. Deductive explaination; 8. The assumptions of neo-Classicism; 9. Rationalist foundations for economic theory.
Responsibility: Martin Hollis, Edward J. Nell.
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This is an unusual book and a deliberately controversial one. The authors cast doubt on assumptions which neo-Classicists often find too obvious to defend or, indeed, to mention. They set out to  Read more...

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