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The costs of living : how market freedom erodes the best things in life

Author: Barry Schwartz
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Xlibris Corporation, [2000] ©2000
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Xlibris editionView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Schwartz
ISBN: 9780738852515 0738852511
OCLC Number: 1048762492
Notes: "Originally published, 1994, W.W. Norton"-- Title page verso.
Description: 399 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The iron cage --
2. Business is business --
3. And professions are business too --
4. And games are business too --
5. What we are and what we value --
6. Consumed by consumption --
7. Economizing on love --
8. The "demeaning" of work --
9. The debasing of education: turning play into work --
10. The selling of democracy: public life and private interests --
11. From profits to prophets --
12. The name of the game.
Responsibility: Barry Schwartz.

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