Economics in perspective: a critical history

Front Cover
Houghton Mifflin, 1987 - Business & Economics - 324 pages
4 Reviews
Galbraith supplies a much-needed overview of the development of this ambitious and imperfect science. A lively account of the social, political, financial and industrial preoccupation of the Western world.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Economics in Perspective: A Critical History

User Review  - Jesus Sard - Goodreads

A book that gives an excellent overview of the history of economics from the Middle Ages until today. Read full review

Review: Economics in Perspective: A Critical History

User Review  - Damir Antunovic - Goodreads

A great overview of the basic economic ideas for the non-economist. Economists should know this stuff already :) Read full review

Related books

Contents

A Look at the Landscape I
1
After Adam
9
The Enduring Interim
20
Copyright

19 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

References from web pages

BOOKS OF THE TIMES - New York Times
ECONOMICS IN PERSPECTIVE. A Critical History. By John Kenneth Galbraith. 324 pages. Houghton Mifflin. $19.95. ''ECONOMICS IN PERSPECTIVE,'' the title of ...
query.nytimes.com/ gst/ fullpage.html?res=9B0DE3DF123AF937A1575AC0A961948260& sec=& spon=& pagewanted=print

Economics in Perspective: A Critical History (work by Galbraith ...
Economics in Perspective: A Critical History (work by Galbraith)
www.britannica.com/ eb/ topic-668122/ Economics-in-Perspective-A-Critical-History

John K. Galbraith profile at Financial Gurus
Economics in Perspective: A Critical History More on this books at the Global Investor Bookshop · Cover of The Great Crash, 1929 The Great Crash, 1929 ...
www.financial-gurus.com/ gurus/ 1670/ John%20K.-Galbraith/

National Review: Who's on next? John Kenneth Galbraith is still on ...
bnet. findarticles > National Review > August 26, 1991 > Article > Print friendly. Who's on next? John Kenneth Galbraith is still on the job, ...
findarticles.com/ p/ articles/ mi_m1282/ is_n15_v43/ ai_11162548/ print

Library.Solution PAC - Labeled Display
Title, Economics in perspective : a critical history / John Kenneth Galbraith. Author, Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908- ...
yazoo.lib.ms.us/ TLCScripts/ interpac.dll?LabelDisplay& LastResult=ItemTitles%26Config=ysm%26FormId=-35%26Branch=,0,%26...

Biblioteca Centrala ASE - Catalog online > Economics in ...
Biblioteca Centrala ASE - servicii moderne de biblioteca - catalog online > Galbraith, John Kenneth - Economics in perspective : a critical history ...
www.biblioteca.ase.ro/ catalog/ detalii.php?c=3& q=doctrine%20economice& st=s& tp1=0& tp2=0& tp3=0& tp4=0& tp5=0& tp6=0& ct=112597

foundations and
of. economics. and. ecology. DAVID. J. RAPPORT,. fls. Department. of. Biology. and Institute. for. Research on Environment and Economy, The. University ...
www.blackwell-synergy.com/ doi/ abs/ 10.1111/ j.1095-8312.1991.tb00616.x

Birth and Early History of Nonlinear Dynamics in Economics
Galbraith JK (1987) Economics in Perspective. A Critical History. Houghton. Mifflin, Boston. Goodwin R (1948) “An oscillatory mechanism with a flexible ...
www.eco.unc.edu.ar/ ief/ publicaciones/ economestadistica/ 2005_43_n2/ 3.perona_birth.pdf

JSTOR: Diversity and Public Problem Solving: Ideas and Practice in ...
Economics in perspective: A critical history, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Gilbert, D., & Kahl, ja (1987). The American class structure: A new ...
links.jstor.org/ sici?sici=0276-8739(199924)18%3A1%3C134%3ADAPPSI%3E2.0.CO%3B2-R

References
References. 1.Heilbroner and Thurow, The Economic Problem, 7th Edition, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, nj, 1984, p. 44. ...
www.reciprocalsystem.com/ rpp/ references.html

About the author (1987)

John Kenneth Galbraith was Paul M. Warburg Professor of Economics, Emeritus, at Harvard University. James Goodman is Associate Professor of History at Rutgers University.

Bibliographic information