/jev"euhnz/, n.
William Stanley, 1835-82, English economist and logician.

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  • JEVONS (W. S.) — JEVONS WILLIAM STANLEY (1835 1882) Né à Liverpool, mort noyé à Saint Leonard’s près de Hastings, Jevons fit ses études à University College à Londres; il les interrompit pour gagner sa vie comme essayeur de monnaie; nommé professeur de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Jevons —   [ dʒevnz], William Stanley, britischer Volkswirtschaftler und Philosoph, * Liverpool 1. 9. 1835, ✝ (ertrunken) bei Bexhill (County Sussex) 13. 8. 1882; 1866 76 Professor für Logik und Moralphilosophie am Owens College in Manchester und 1876 80… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Jevons — ist der Name von William Stanley Jevons (1835–1882), englischer Ökonom und Philosoph Sonstiges Marshall Jevons, Pseudonym der beiden Wirtschaftsprofessoren William Breit (Trinity University) und Kenneth G. Elzinga, (University of Virginia) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jevons — (spr. dschīwens), William Stanley, engl. Philosoph und Nationalökonom, geb. 1. Sept. 1835 in Liverpool, gest. 13. Aug. 1882, ein Enkel des berühmten Historikers Roscoe, war 1854–58 Wardein der australischen Münze in Sydney, studierte dann weiter… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Jevons — Jevons, William Stanley …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Jevons — William Stanley Jevons William Stanley Jevons William Stanley Jevons (né le 1er septembre 1835, mort le 13 août 1882) est un économiste et un logicien anglais, considéré comme co fondateur de l …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jevons — People = * Marshall Jevons the name of a fictitious crime writer invented and used by William Breit and Kenneth G. Elzinga * Phil Jevons English football player * William Stanley Jevons English economist and logician Other * Jevons paradox an… …   Wikipedia

  • Jevons — Recorded as Jeavon, Jevon, Jevons, Jeavons and possibly others, this is an English medieval surname. It has two possible origins. The first is from the Latin word juvenis meaning young one , through the later French Jovene and as such introduced… …   Surnames reference

  • Jevons — noun English economist and logician who contributed to the development of the theory of marginal utility (1835 1882) • Syn: ↑William Stanley Jevons • Instance Hypernyms: ↑economist, ↑economic expert, ↑logician, ↑logistician * * * /jev euhnz/, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jevons — biographical name William Stanley 1835 1882 English economist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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