Author:William Stanley Jevons

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William Stanley Jevons
Logician and economist. Professor of Logic, Political Economy, and Mental and Moral Philosophy at Owen's College, Manchester
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "W. S. J."
William Stanley Jevons


  • A serious fall in the value of gold, 1863 (short work) (external scan)
  • Pure Logic: Or, The Logic of Quality Apart from Quantity, 1864 (external scan)
  • On the frequent pressure in the money market, 1866 (short work) (external scan)
  • On the Variation of Prices and the Value of the Currency since 1782 Published June 1, 1865 (short work) (external scan)
  • On the Frequent Autumnal Pressure in the Money Market, June 1, 1866 (short work) (external scan)
  • On the Condition of the Metallic Currency of the United Kingdom, December 1, 1868 (short work) (external scan)
  • The substitution of similars, 1869 (external scan)
  • On the Mechanical Performance of Logical Inference. January 1, 1869 (short work) (external scan)
  • Elementary lessons in logic: deductive and inductive, 1870 (external scan)
  • The theory of political economy, 1871 (external scan)
  • The Match Tax: A Problem of Finance, 1871 (short work) (external scan)
  • The principles of science: a treatise on logic and scientific method, 1874 vol 1, vol 2
  • Money and the mechanism of exchange, 1875 (external scan)
  • Studies in deductive logic, 1880 (external scan)
  • The state in relation to labour, 1882 (external scan)
  • Methods of social reform and other papers, 1883 (external scan)
  • Investigations in currency and finance, 1884 (external scan)
  • Pure logic and other minor works, 1890 (external scan)
  • Letters & journal of W. Stanley Jevons, 1886 (external scan)
  • The coal question; an inquiry concerning the progress of the nation, and the probable exhaustion of our coal-mines, 1906 (external scan)
  • The principles of economics, 1905 (external scan)

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