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The Philosophy and Economics of Market Socialism: A Critical Study

N. Scott Arnold

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195088274
eISBN:
9780199853014
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195088274.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book argues that the most defensible version of a market socialist economic system would be unable to realize widely held socialist ideals and values. In particular, it would be responsible for ... More


Free systems

JESPER LÜTZEN

in Mechanistic Images in Geometric Form: Heinrich Hertz's 'Principles of Mechanics'

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198567370
eISBN:
9780191717925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567370.003.0017
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

Heinrich Hertz's strategy for studying the motion of mechanical systems was to deal first with free systems, to which the fundamental law applies, and then with unfree systems considered as ... More


Unfree systems. Forces

JESPER LÜTZEN

in Mechanistic Images in Geometric Form: Heinrich Hertz's 'Principles of Mechanics'

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198567370
eISBN:
9780191717925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567370.003.0019
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

In his book Principles of Mechanics, Heinrich Hertz discussed the motion of unfree systems. He made the crucial assumption that every unfree system is ‘a portion of a more extended free system’ (a ... More


The fundamental law

JESPER LÜTZEN

in Mechanistic Images in Geometric Form: Heinrich Hertz's 'Principles of Mechanics'

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198567370
eISBN:
9780191717925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567370.003.0016
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

In the usual Newtonian-Laplacian image, Isaac Newton's three laws of motion are often taken as the basic ones. Heinrich Hertz, on the other hand, formulated one and only one law of motion: that every ... More


Integral principles

JESPER LÜTZEN

in Mechanistic Images in Geometric Form: Heinrich Hertz's 'Principles of Mechanics'

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198567370
eISBN:
9780191717925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567370.003.0021
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

In his book Principles of Mechanics, Heinrich Hertz treats integral principles in three parts. First, he discusses the properties of geodesics and their relation to straightest paths in a purely ... More


Coolie Nationalism: The Category “Freedom” and Indian Nationalist Campaigns against Labor Indenture

Andrew B. Liu

in Tea War: A History of Capitalism in China and India

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780300243734
eISBN:
9780300252330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300243734.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on how, from the time penal labor laws were liberalized in the 1880s until they were abolished in 1926, Indian nationalists charged that indenture was unfree and resembled ... More


International Trade Networks

Alain Bresson

in The Making of the Ancient Greek Economy: Institutions, Markets, and Growth in the City-States

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780691183411
eISBN:
9781400852451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183411.003.0013
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines the complex commercial networks of international trade in ancient Greece, made possible by “creating” new products through the exploitation of the natural environment or through ... More


From Recovery to Sustained Growth

Grzegorz W. Kolodko

in From Shock to Therapy: The Political Economy of Postsocialist Transformation

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297437
eISBN:
9780191685354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297437.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Policies referring to the transition from government intervention to a free market system and from stabilisation to sustained growth can never come into being without the help of adequate state ... More


Enforcing Free Labor

René Hayden

in Freedom: A Documentary History of Emancipation, 1861–1867: Series 3, Volume 2: Land and Labor, 1866-1867

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607429
eISBN:
9781469611099
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469607429.003.0002
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter looks at the time period of the story told in this book, starting in 1886 and 1867. Throughout those years, the rules that determined the South's nascent free-labor system was in ... More


Feeding Gotham: The Political Economy and Geography of Food in New York, 1790-1860

Gergely Baics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691168791
eISBN:
9781400883622
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168791.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

New York City witnessed unparalleled growth in the first half of the nineteenth century, its population rising from thirty thousand people to nearly a million in a matter of decades. This book looks ... More


Predictor Feedback for Uncertainty-Free Systems

Yang Zhu and Miroslav Krstic

in Delay-Adaptive Linear Control

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691202549
eISBN:
9780691203317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691202549.003.0010
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter assesses predictor feedback for uncertainty-free systems. The previous chapters investigated predictor control problems of uncertain single-input or multi-input LTI systems with discrete ... More


Linear coupling of modes—Amplifying and oscillating instabilities and devices—Appendix: Green’s functions in unstable LCOM interactions

Abraham Bers

in Plasma Physics and Fusion Plasma Electrodynamics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199295784
eISBN:
9780191749063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199295784.003.0020
Subject:
Physics, Nuclear and Plasma Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter presents the important application of the dynamic mode-perturbation theory developed in the previous chapter, namely, the linear coupling of modes (LCOM) in homogeneous, loss-free, and ... More


Squeezebox Bach: The Classical Accordion

Marion Jacobson

in Squeeze This!: A Cultural History of the Accordion in America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036750
eISBN:
9780252093852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036750.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter tells of a moment when the artistic value of the accordion came into greater focus. From conservatories to concert halls to competition stages, the absence of the accordion was touted as ... More


Economic Turbulence: Is a Volatile Economy Good for America?

Clair Brown, John Haltiwanger, and Julia Lane

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226076324
eISBN:
9780226076348
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226076348.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Every day, in every sector of our economy, a business shuts down while another starts up, jobs are created while others are cut, and workers are hired while others are laid off. This constant flux, ... More


The European Attempt to Topple Spain’s Industrial Protection

Fernando Guirao

in The European Rescue of the Franco Regime, 1950-1975

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198861232
eISBN:
9780191893315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861232.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

The 1970 Agreement was intended to regulate trade relations between the Six and Spain for six years. At the end of 1972, however, Chapter 8 shows, for the Six/Nine the question was no longer that of ... More


The Question Before Us

F. Bailey Norwood and Jayson L. Lusk

in Compassion, by the Pound: The Economics of Farm Animal Welfare

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199551163
eISBN:
9780191808593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199551163.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This concluding chapter reviews the origins of animal domestication and the development of welfare. It also examines the ethical, philosophical, and economics of improving animal care for the benefit ... More


Corporatism and Keynes: His Philosophy of Growth

Edmund S. Phelps

in Revisiting Keynes: Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262162494
eISBN:
9780262281331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262162494.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter focuses its discussion on Keynes’s early “corporatist” dissatisfaction with the market—a dissatisfaction that ran deeper than the Pigovian critique of laissez faire, later known as the ... More


Shocked!: “Energy Crisis,” Neoliberalism, and theConstruction of an Apolitical Economy

Matthew T. Huber

in Lifeblood: Oil, Freedom, and the Forces of Capital

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677849
eISBN:
9781452947402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677849.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter discusses how public awareness of the 1970s “energy crisis” influenced the shift towards neoliberalism. Surveys revealed that the majority of Americans believed the energy crisis was ... More


A House Divided?: Harvard and Radcliffe

Andrea L. Turpin

in A New Moral Vision: Gender, Religion, and the Changing Purposes of American Higher Education, 1837-1917

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501704789
eISBN:
9781501706325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704789.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter presents Charles William Eliot's reformation for the nature of collegiate education at Harvard University. He gave students the responsibility to choose their own course of study, ... More


Darwin Meets the Curriculum

Eric Adler

in The Battle of the Classics: How a Nineteenth-Century Debate Can Save the Humanities Today

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197518786
eISBN:
9780197518816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197518786.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter analyses the 1885 curricular debate between President Charles W. Eliot of Harvard and President James McCosh of Princeton over the comparative merits of prescription and election in the ... More


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