Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945 by J. Adam Tooze
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945
By J. Adam Tooze

Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945

The Making of Modern Economic Knowledge

By (author) See other recent books by J. Adam Tooze
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $110.00
Your Price: $99.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $11.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $4.95 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945 by J. Adam Tooze

Book Description

Tooze provides an interpretation of the dramatic period of statistical innovation between 1900 and the end of World War II. At the turn of the century, virtually none of the economic statistics that we take for granted today were available. By 1944, the entire repertoire of modern economic statistics was being put to work in wartime economic management. As this book reveals, the Weimar Republic and the Third Reich were in the forefront of statistical innovation in the interwar decades. New ways of measuring the economy were inspired both by contemporary developments in macroeconomic theory and the needs of government. The Weimar Republic invested heavily in macroeconomic research. Under the Nazi regime, these statistical tools were to provide the basis for a radical experiment in economic planning. Based on the German example, this book presents the case for a more wide-ranging reconsideration of the history of modern economic knowledge.

Buy Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945 book by J. Adam Tooze from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780521039123
ISBN-10: 0521039126
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 19mm)
Pages: 336
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 16-Aug-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author J. Adam Tooze

Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945 by J. Adam Tooze Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945, Hardback (September 2001)

This book considers statistical innovation, 1900-45, in the Weimar Republic and the Third Reich.

» View all books by J. Adam Tooze

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945 book by J. Adam Tooze and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by J. Adam Tooze close
Statistics and the German State, 1900-1945 by J. Adam Tooze
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close