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The bourgeois virtues : ethics for an age of commerce

Author: Deirdre N McCloskey
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press ; Bristol University Presses Marketing [distributor], [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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For a century and a half artists and intellectuals of Europe have scorned the bourgeoisie. Applying a tradition of "virtue ethics" to our lives in modern economies, this title affirms American  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Deirdre N McCloskey
ISBN: 9780226556642 0226556646 9780226556635 0226556638
OCLC Number: 154704604
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: xviii, 616 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Apology. A brief for the bourgeois virtues --
Appeal. Please be patient about the argument, for your own good --
The Christian and feminine virtues: love --
The Christian and feminine virtues: faith and hope --
The pagan and masculine virtues: courage, with temperance --
The androgynous virtues: prudence and justice --
Systematizing the seven virtues --
The bourgeois uses of the virtues --
Postscript. The unfinished case of the bourgeois virtues.
Other Titles: Ethics for an age of commerce
Responsibility: Deirdre N. McCloskey.
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