The Market for Political Economy

  • Routledge
  • 2013
  • 272
  • English
  • 1
  • 9781134956098

Why did political economy become pre-eminent in the emergence and development of the social sciences? From a relatively early stage in its development political economy was accepted as a legitimate, if minor, part of a general liberal education. However, economic science did not become firmly rooted in the academic curriculum of the modern English