By Brian Cooper
Classical political economic system rests at the assumption that the industry and the kin are overlapping and collectively based geographical regions, ruled in flip by way of monetary males and family girls. the following, Brian Cooper explores the position of financial concept in 'normalizing' the relatives within the first half the 19th century.
Drawing on quite a lot of resources - novels, books on etiquette and statistical assets, in addition to works of economics - the publication examines the affects of those varied varieties on modern debate and should be of curiosity to historians of monetary proposal, feminist economics and people attracted to rhetoric and economics.
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Family Fictions and Family Facts: Harriet Martineau, Adolphe Quetelet and the Population Question in England 1798-1859 (Routledge Studies in the History of Economics) by Brian Cooper