ERIC Number: EJ423721
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Jane Marcet and Harriet Martineau: Pioneers of Economics Education.
Shackleton, J. R.
History of Education, v19 n4 p283-97 Dec 1990
Presents the lives and careers of Jane Marcet and Harriet Martineau and their contributions to the dissemination and popularization of political economics in early nineteenth-century education. Places their ideas about laissez-faire capitalism in historical context. Stresses the significance of their role as female writers and educators. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)