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Kenneth H. Mackintosh

Works Published inThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

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Exchange Versus Power: Toward a Praxeological Reconstruction of Sociology

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Sociologists seek a profundity and seriousness in their work that belies the constraints entailed in any consistent theoretical perspective. Switching implicitly, and perhaps unconsciously, from one paradigm to another provides an illusion of scope
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Individualism in Modern Thought: From Adam Smith to Hayek, by Lorenzo Infantino

Political Theory

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Infantino summarizes the elements of any theory of intentional order as psychologism, the rational construction of preferences, and the idea that the results of social action can be conceived as a process of maximization.
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qjae2_1_7.pdf

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Sociological Theory in the Shadow of Durkheim's Revolt Against Economics

Philosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Over the span of one hundred and fifty years, dissatisfaction with one or more of the fundamental postulates of theoretical economics has given impetus to the development of new “theoretical” sciences. Depending upon one’s viewpoint, scientific socialism, sociology, institutional...
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14_1_6_0.pdf

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