Alternative Theories of the State
  • Alternative view 1 of Alternative Theories of the State
  • Alternative view 2 of Alternative Theories of the State

Alternative Theories of the State

by S. Pressman
     
 
This book examines the role and function of the state in contemporary economics from a number of diverse economic perspectives, including Austrian, feminist, institutionalist, Marxian, radical and Post Keynesian.

Overview

This book examines the role and function of the state in contemporary economics from a number of diverse economic perspectives, including Austrian, feminist, institutionalist, Marxian, radical and Post Keynesian.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

'Pressman brings together seasoned representatives of eight economic traditions...The result is a solid collection of essays that will interest any advanced university student or economist interested in learning what is revealed about the state when viewed through different lenses.' Charles J Whalen - Journal of Economic Issues

'This volume is useful, informative and worth reading. It contributes in inducing further research and improving our understanding of social reality.' - George Liodakis, Science& Society

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403999399
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
10/10/2006
Edition description:
2006
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Meet the Author

MORRIS ALTMAN Professor of Economics, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
PETER BOETTKE Professor of Economics, George Mason University, USA
BRIDGET IVANOVNA BUTKEVICH Ph. D. Candidate, George Mason University, USA
RAJU J. DAS York University, Canada
ELLEN MUTARI Associate Professor of General Studies, Richard Stockton College, USA
PHILLIP ANTHONY O'HARA Professor of Global Political Economy & Governance, Global Political Economy Research Unit, Curtin University, Australia
JACQUELINE BLOOM STANFIELD Professor of Sociology, University of Northern Colorado, USA
JAMES RONALD STANFIELD Professor of Economics, Colorado State University, USA
WILLIAM WALLER Professor of Economics, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, USA

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >