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Mass flourishing : how grassroots innovation created jobs, challenge, and change

Author: Edmund S Phelps
Publisher: Princeton [etc.] : Princeton University Press, cop. 2013.
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Draws on a lifetime of thinking to make a sweeping new argument about what makes nations prosper - and why the sources of that prosperity are under threat today. This title makes the case that the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund S Phelps
ISBN: 9780691158983 0691158983
OCLC Number: 920350846
Description: XII, 378 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface vii Introduction: Advent of the Modern Economies 1 PART ONE The Experience of the Modern Economy 1 How Modern Economies Got Their Dynamism 19 2 Material Eff ects of the Modern Economies 41 3 The Experience of Modern Life 55 4 How Modern Economies Formed 77 PART TWO Against the Modern Economy 5 The Lure of Socialism 113 6 The Third Way: Corporatism Right and Left 135 7 Weighing the Rivals on Their Terms 170 8 The Satisfaction of Nations 193 PART THREE Decay and Refounding 9 Markers of Post-1960s Decline 219 10 Understanding the Post-1960s Decline 237 11 The Good Life: Aristotle and the Moderns 268 12 The Good and the Just 289 Epilogue: Regaining the Modern 310 Timeline: Modernism and Modernity 325 Bibliography 337 Acknowledgments 351 Index 353
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