Keynes and Philosophy: Essays on the Origins of Keynes's Thought

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Keynes and Philosophy: Essays on the Origins of Keynes's Thought

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Description

This work brings together recent perspectives on an emerging Keynesian fundamentalism and demonstrates the level of controversy that enlivens the debate.

ISBN

9781852783068

Publication Date

3-1991

Publisher

Edward Elgar Publishing

City

Aldershot, Hants, England

Disciplines

Economics

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Table of Contents

Contributors vii

1. Introduction / Bradley W. Bateman and John B. Davis, 1.

2. Sidgwick, Moore and Keynes: A Philosophical Analysis of Keynes's 'My Early Beliefs' / Yuichi Shionoya, 6.

3. Burke and Keynes / Suzanne Helbum, 30.

4. The Rules of the Road: Keynes's Theoretical Rationale for Public Polity / Bradley W. Bateman, 55.

5. Keynes's Weight of Argument and its Bearing on Rationality and Uncertainty / Rod O' Donnell, 69.

6. Keynes's View of Economics as a Moral Science / J.B. Davis, 89.

7. The Methodology of the Critique of the Classical Theory: Keynes on Organic Interdependence / Anna Carabelli, 104.

8. The Significance of Keynes's Idealism / Athol Fitzgibbons, 126.

Bibliography, 133.

Index, 143.