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dc.contributor.authorDow, Sheilaen_UK
dc.contributor.editorO'Donnell, RMen_UK
dc.description.abstractFirst paragraph: For most of us, the notion of epistemology is somewhat daunting. As a 'theory of knowledge' or (etymologically more correct) ‘theory of science', epistemology seems to operate at a rarefied level, far removed from applied economics. In the hands of some (e.g. McCloskey, 1989) , it performs the objectionable role of setting out the ground rules for economic method, thereby limiting the scope for enquiry by practising economists. In this form, epistemology is at least separable from the levels of method, theory and the object of theory·, and thus relatively easy to identify. In Keynes's hands epistemology was not separable; it imbued, and was imbued by, his methodology, his theory, his policy prescriptions and his perception of real economic processes. Indeed it is in the nature of his epistemology that it should do so.en_UK
dc.publisherPalgrave Macmillanen_UK
dc.relationDow S (1991) Keynes's Epistemology and Economic Methodology. In: O'Donnell R (ed.) Keynes as Philosopher-Economist: 9th Keynes Seminar: Papers. Keynes Seminar. London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 144-167.en_UK
dc.relation.ispartofseriesKeynes Seminaren_UK
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dc.titleKeynes's Epistemology and Economic Methodologyen_UK
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dc.citation.btitleKeynes as Philosopher-Economist: 9th Keynes Seminar: Papersen_UK
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