Joseph Alois Schumpeter: The Economist of Rhetoric

  • Yuichi Shionoya
Part of the The European Heritage in Economics and the Social Sciences book series (EHES, volume 11)


In this examination of Schumpeter’s life and scientific contibutions, let us start with his position in the broad context of the history of ideas. This will permit us to analyze not only his work in isolation but also his wide-ranging response to the intellectual challenge from theory and history.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Hitotsubashi UniversityTokyoJapan

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