Against economics : rethinking political economy

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Full title: Against economics : rethinking political economy / Rajani Kannepalli Kanth.
Alternative titles: Rethinking political economy
Main author: Rajani Kannepalli Kanth.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Against Economics
  • Pt. I. Economics and Epistemology: Marxism, Realism and Beyond. 1. Critical Realism: The Nouvelle Critique. 2. Against Eurocentrism: Prolegomena to Liberation
  • Pt. II. 'Development' Studies: Retrospect and Prospect. 3. Theory and Policy in 'Development' Studies: An Overview of the Mythology of 'Progress'
  • Pt. III. Arguments in Political Economy: Old and New. 4. Economic Theory and Arms Expenditures: A Resume of Issues. 5. Sraffa, and All That: A Retrospective on Some Foibles of the Cambridge School. 6. Why England Led the Way: Clues to a Critique to Eurocentrism
  • Pt. IV. Classical Economics: Myth and Reality. 7. The Ricardian Rigmarole: From Policy to Paradigm. 8. The Parson and the Plutocrat: Toward Restitution
  • Pt. V. Revolutions in Economic Theory: The Parameters of Paradigm Shift. 9. The Eclipse of Ricardian Ideas: A Primer on Paradigm Shift in Economics
  • Pt. VI. Otiose Controversies in Marxism: Against Orthodoxy.