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Dictionary of the Social Sciences

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2002
Subject:
Social sciences
Length:
584 words

A field of study that consolidated in the late eighteenth century around inquiry into the generation of wealth, the growth ...

Economics (Islamic)

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The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

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Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
204 words

Promoted as an alternative to neoclassical economics, Marxism, and other Western economic doctrines. Based on teachings of the Quran and ...

Economics

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A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
159 words

In economic matters Jews have generally adapted themselves to whichever economic system was in vogue in the particular country in ...

Economics

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

Reference type:
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Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
Length:
2,146 words

Adam Smith created the first systematic analysis of the economy, Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of ...

Economics

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Religion, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
7,050 words

[This entry contains two subentries: Economic Theory Economic Institutions] ...

Economics

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The Oxford Companion to the High Court of Australia

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Current Version:
2007
Subject:
Law
Length:
1,742 words

is essentially concerned with the production, distribution and consumption of scarce resources. It has often been applied as a basis ...

economics

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
145 words

Social science studying the allocation of resources in the production of commodities, and the distribution of these commodities for consumption ...

Economics

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The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Religion, Social sciences
Length:
1,267 words

While research into economic relationships is a fairly recent development in the study of religion and nature, the fast-moving pace ...

Economics.

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Stanley L. Engerman

The Oxford Companion to United States History

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
1,743 words
Writings about economic matters developed in the United States before the emergence of an academic discipline devoted to political economy and economics. As in Britain, U.S. authors ... More

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