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More heat than light

economics as social physics : physics as nature"s economics

by Philip Mirowski

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p414-445. - Includes index.

    StatementPhilip Mirowski.
    SeriesHistorical perspectives on modern economics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB171
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii,450p. :
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21500604M
    ISBN 100521350425

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