Studying Economics provides a thorough, yet digestible and friendly introduction to this often daunting subject. The complex components of economic theory and practice are broken down and explained using a logical approach, supported by working examples, tables and graphs. Introducing differing mainstream approaches to economic study, from Marxian to feminist to environmental, this book puts Economics into a context which is easy for any student to understand.
Explaining why and how we should study Economics, the book contains invaluable information on course content, learning techniques, revision, writing essays and dissertations, and examination assessment.
Introduction PART ONE Why Study Economics? Typical Course Content Mainstream Approaches to Economics Competing Approaches to Economics PART TWO Mathematics and Statistics in Economics Basic Study Skills Writing Economics Essays Assessment Dissertations and Projects in Economics Glossary Index
Series: Palgrave Study Guides
Tertiary; University or College
For Ages: 15 - 18 years old
For Grades: 10 - 12
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 20th March 2001
Publisher: SPRINGER VERLAG GMBH
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 15.2 x 21.4
Weight (kg): 0.27
Edition Number: 1