My book was an early case study (not the first) in the rhetoric of science.
The university of wisconsin press. The University of Wisconsin Press. McCloskey; Deirdre N. The rhetoric of economics, Deirdre N. McClosKey. Second ed. 248 pp. em. - (Rhetoric of the human sciences) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0-299-15810-1 (cloth: alk. paper). As I said: that economics is literary. My book was an early case study (not the first) in the rhetoric of science. That is, like earlier work by Maurice Finocchiaro on Galileo (1980), back through Thomas Kuhn and his master, Ludwick Fleck (1935), I was looking at science as persuasion.
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Similar books to The Rhetoric of Economics (Rhetoric of the Human Sciences). Kindle (5th Generation). Deirdre N. McCloskey is the UIC Distinguished Professor of Economics, History, English, and Communication at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Donald McCloskey was a great economic historian and teacher of Chicago style price theory, while Deirdre McCloskey is an outstanding critic of "economic methodology". I agree with the main argument in this book: that economics, as a human science, has gone too far on its way towards (senseless) positivism.
The Rhetoric of Economics book. The Rhetoric of Economics (Rhetoric of the Human Sciences) by Deirdre N. McCloskey (1998). McCloskey brings a bevy of thinkers and direct quotations to bear that are far outside of your average economist’s reading list, to enlightening effect. One suspects that a fair amount is lost in this exchange. As McCloskey herself argues, appeals to authority matter, and McCloskey is hardly an authority on epistemology or the philosophy of science – though I’m in no position myself to point out exactly where and how that shows.
The book was McCloskey's opening move in the development of a. .Economics needs to admit that it, like other sciences.
The book was McCloskey's opening move in the development of a "humanomics," and unification of the sciences and the humanities on the field of ordinary business life. A classic in its field, this pathbreaking book humanized the scientific rhetoric of economics to reveal its literary soul. Economics needs to admit that it, like other sciences, works with metaphors and stories. Its most mathematical and statistical moments are properly dominated by comparison and narration, that is to say, human persuasion.
"The Rhetoric of Economics"" shows economists to be human persuaders and poets of the marketplace, even in their most technical and mathematical moods. It is further enhanced by three new chapters and two new bibliographies.
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The Rhetoric of Economics Author(s): Donald N. McCloskey Source: Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 21.
The length of the acknowledgments here testifies to an unexplored feature of the rhetoric of economics, the role of the audience: like oratory, scholarship depends for its virtues on the virtues of its audience. I have been fortunate in mine.
The rhetoric of economics examines how economists persuade. Rhetoric is the study and practice of persuasive expression, an alternative since the Greeks to the philosophical programme of epistemology. The rhetoric of economics examines how economists persuade – not how they say they do, or how their official methodologies say they do, but how in fact they persuade colleagues and politicians and students to accept one economic assertion and reject another. Rhetoric Rhetoric of economics.
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