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The economic interpretation of history

(lectures delivered in Worcester college hall, Oxford, 1887-8)

by Rogers, James E. Thorold

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • History -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James E. Thorold Rogers.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 547 p.
    Number of Pages547
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18298329M
    LC Control Number12000964
    OCLC/WorldCa5305595

    Economic history is the academic study of economies or economic events of the past. Research is conducted using a combination of historical methods, statistical methods and the application of economic theory to historical situations and field can encompass a wide variety of topics, including equality, finance, technology, labor, and business.   The book applies that principle to common scenarios that are easy to understand, such as minimum wage and government spending initiatives. It challenges the notion that economics is best interpreted as a series of short-term scenarios, events, and trends.

    The doctrine of the economic interpretation of history has revivified and influenced almost all modern historical research. In a great part of his analysis of the nature and natural development of a capitalist society Marx has shown himself a prophet of Historical Materialism and the Economics of Karl Marx 1. In addition to book reviews, each issue contains the products of original research on the development of economic thought, the historical background behind major figures in the history of economics, the interpretation of economic theories, and the methodologies available to historians of economic theory. All subscribers to History of Political.

    Theory and History, writes Rothbard in his introduction, "remains by far the most neglected masterwork of Mises. Here Mises defends his all-important idea of methodological dualism: one approach to the hard sciences and another for the social sciences. He defends the epistemological status of economic proposition. This was first articulated by Karl Marx (–) as the "materialist conception of history.". It is principally a theory of history which asserts that the material conditions of a society's mode of production or in Marxist terms, the union of a society's productive forces and relations of .


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Seligman published his non-Marxist Economic Interpretation of History. A professor of political economics at Columbia, Seligman claimed in his book, "The existence of man depends upon his ability to sustain himself; the economic life is. Beard's most influential book, An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution of the United States (), has been the subject of great controversy ever since its publication.

While frequently criticized for its methodology and conclusions, it was responsible for a wide-ranging reinterpretation of American history of the founding era. Definition of economic interpretation of history.

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