Some British Empiricists in the Social Sciences, 1650 1900 Richard Stone

ISBN: 9780521571456

Published: May 7th 1998

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528 pages


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Some British Empiricists in the Social Sciences, 1650 1900  by  Richard Stone

Some British Empiricists in the Social Sciences, 1650 1900 by Richard Stone
May 7th 1998 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 528 pages | ISBN: 9780521571456 | 8.70 Mb

These lectures focus on twelve pioneers of economic, demographic and social statistics ranging from the seventeeth century to the end of the nineteeth century. The first lecture discusses the work of the political arithmeticians including WilliamMoreThese lectures focus on twelve pioneers of economic, demographic and social statistics ranging from the seventeeth century to the end of the nineteeth century.

The first lecture discusses the work of the political arithmeticians including William Petty, Founding Fellow of the Royal Society. The second lecture considers three steps in the development of quantitative economics in the form of Bishop Fleetwood, Arthur Young and Patrick Colquhoun. In the third lecture Stone turns to demography, and to John Graunt, Edmond Halley and William Farr. The fourth lecture deals with social statistics in the persons of Frederick Morton Eden, Florence Nightingale and Charles Booth



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